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Man faces obscenity and drug charges after allegedly driving naked

Nathel Lewis (Source: St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Office) Nathel Lewis (Source: St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Office)
BAYOU VISTA, LA (WAFB) -

A man was arrested on obscenity and drug charges after allegedly driving around a parking lot while not wearing any clothes Wednesday afternoon.

The St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Office reported Nathel Lewis, 31, was arrested following a complaint of a naked man driving around a parking lot in Bayou Vista.

According to reports, a deputy responded to the scene and tried to pull the car over, but the driver allegedly refused to stop and continued into another parking lot.

Authorities said another deputy patrolling the area was contacted and helped stop the driver.

Investigators reported finding a small marijuana cigarette and drug paraphernalia in the car.

Lewis was booked into the parish jail on the following charges:

Obscenity

Possession of marijuana

Possession of drug paraphernalia

Flight from an officer

No bond was set at the time of this release.

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