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.

Elsa Bolt is a South Florida native and an Emmy Award Winning Executive News Producer. After graduating Summa Cum Laude from the University of Miami in 2008, she entered the news industry and has spent most of her career with Local 10 News.