HOUSTON – A naked man who was armed with bug spray was stunned with a Taser Sunday after slapping a police officer in the face at a MetroRail stop, officials said.
The incident was reported on Fannin Street when an officer stopped the man at a MetroRail stop, police said.
Police said another officer took the man’s bug spray and that’s when he slapped him in the face. The man was then stunned, making him fall to the ground. Then, he was taken into custody, police said.
YouTube user benxmoken posted the video when it happened on June 8.
The witness and the thousands of people who have seen the video praising the Houston Police Department officers for diffusing the very dangerous situation without using deadly force.