Man arrested for theft after arriving naked at person's home

HIGGINSPORT, OH (FOX19) - A man is behind bars after police say he showed up naked at a home while trying to get away from police.

Police say a man ran from a traffic stop on a a stolen pick-up truck with a boat and trailer.

Not long after, police say they were called by a person saying that a man came to their door, completely naked, asking for clothes. The man said that he had lost his shorts while running from the police.

Police arrested George Perkins, 24, from Felicity, at the residence.

Police say the vehicle the man was pulled over with was stolen. The vehicle was a 2011 GMC pickup truck with a boat and trailer and was valued at $53,000.

Perkins has been charged with felony Theft and Breaking and Entering. He was taken to the Brown County Adult Detention Center.

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