Naked man arrested on Pacific Coast Highway after wrestling with deputies

DANA POINT — — A 31-year-old Georgia guy running nude in traffic on Pacific Coastline Freeway was detained after an altercation with two Orange County Constable Department deputies.

Telephone calls from vehicle drivers as well as dog walkers at 6 a.m. near the Dana Factor library at Niguel Roadway and Pacific Coastline Highway signaled deputies to the event, said Sgt. Rich Himmel.

“They told us a naked man was facing traffic and also confronting individuals on the sidewalk,” Himmel stated.

When the first deputy showed up, the nude male had begun dressing right into shorts and a Tees near the collection.

As the replacement made a first evaluation, the male unexpectedly obtained up and also once more ran into web traffic at the junction of Niguel Road and Pacific Coast Highway.

Already, a 2nd replacement had shown up as well as the 2 followed the man as he headed into the northbound lanes of Pacific Shore Freeway. There the man combated with the replacements, taking them to the ground, Himmel claimed.

The male, recognized as Michael Peaden, of Jonesboro, Ga., was detained 10 mins later uncertainty of felony resisting as well as obstructing a policeman, Himmel stated.

He was required to Orange Area Jail and is set for arraignment Monday, Nov. 13.

“This was an exceptionally unsafe scenario,” Himmel said. “You’ve got a man that wants to deal with in the center of an active roadway.”

Peardon, that originated from one of 65 sober living houses in the city, had had previous contact with replacements.

On Wednesday, replacements were phoned call to Luxe Restaurant near Del Prado as well as Amber Light when individuals defined Peardon harassing clients outside the restaurant, pacing as well as discussing UFO’s.

He was defined as having a shiner.

“He was required to Objective Medical facility in Laguna Beach for an analysis, Himmel said. “Thirteen hours later on he shows up nude at the collection.”

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