Man arrested after naked dancing outdoors

June 1, 2011 at 11:49 AM

LAKEWOOD RANCH, Fla., June 1 (UPI) -- Authorities in Florida said they arrested an intoxicated man who was spotted dancing naked outside while listening to his iPod.

Manatee County sheriff's deputies said Eric Echales was spotted dancing naked at the roadside Monday in Lakewood Ranch, WWSB-TV, Sarasota, Fla., reported Wednesday.

Deputies said Echales, who appeared to be under the influence of alcohol, was arrested near the intersection of Balmoral Woods Boulevard and Arnold Palmer Green and he told a deputy he was naked because he "wanted to feel free."

Echales was charged with indecent exposure and was released on bond.

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