Naked man caught on video at Miami International Airport

Police detain naked man under Florida's Baker Act

MIAMI-DADE, Fla. – A video showed a man who was only wearing socks. He was walking around a busy Miami International Airport on Friday. 

A woman who claimed to have seen the man walking around Concourse G wrote on Twitter that when she saw him taking off his shirt she was scared.

"I ran thinking he was going to do something crazy," she wrote.

Miami-Dade police officers detained the man and took him to Jackson Memorial Hospital for a psychiatric evaluation under the state's Baker Act, which allows police officers to detain someone for up to 72 hours. 

WARNING NUDITY: Click here to watch the video on Twitter 


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The Emmy Award-winning journalist joined the Local 10 News team in 2013. She wrote for the Miami Herald for more than 9 years and won a Green Eyeshade Award.

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