A FLORIDA man was arrested today after stripping down, biting a chunk of flesh from another man's arm and resisting repeated attempts by police to subdue him with a stun gun.
Charles Baker, 26, went to his girlfriend's home to visit his children on Wednesday night while under the influence of an unknown substance, WFTS-TV reported.
When Mr Baker arrived, he barged in and began yelling, taking off his clothes and throwing furniture.
Jeffrey Blake, who lives in the home, attempted to restrain Mr Baker, but Mr Baker fought back by biting a chunk of flesh from Mr Blake's arm.
Mr Blake managed to restrain Mr Baker until two police officers arrived on the scene, though Mr Baker refused to respond to the officers' orders.
One deputy deployed his electronic control device after giving a verbal warning.
But Mr Baker resisted the shock, prompting the deputies to use the device three more times before several other officers arrived on the scene and were able to subdue and handcuff him.
Mr Baker was taken to Manatee Memorial Hospital in Bradenton for evaluation before being transported to the jail.
It was not immediately clear what substance Mr Baker had ingested, but Florida has played host to a recent spate of bizarre acts by people under the influence of synthetic drugs marketed as "bath salts".
A man stripped naked on a Miami freeway and ate the face of a homeless man in a bizarre attack after consumer the drug. He was then killed by police.
A US man admitted to eating parts of the brain and the entire heart of his roommate
Canadian porn star suspected of killing lover, eating flesh and mailing body parts. He also allegedly filmed the attack and posted it online.
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