The man behind one of the world's most successful viral videos has been
placed in psychiatric care after he was found naked, screaming and
banging his fists on the pavement.
Jason Russell was held for alleged lewd conduct and suspicion of being drunk by police in San Diego, California.
Mr Russell's 30-minute narrated documentary about Ugandan war lord Joseph Kony became a huge online hit last week after being endorsed by a host of celebrities.
Angelina Jolie, George Clooney and other celebrity supporters helped promote the video.
(Jason) has never had a substance abuse or drinking
problem, and this episode wasnâ€™t caused by either of those things - but
yes, he did some irrational things brought on by extreme exhaustion and
Jason Russell's wife Danica
According to San Diego police
Lieutenant Andra Brown, the 33-year-old
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