TEXAS – A man who was seen running naked and screaming on the premises of an apartment complex in San Antonio ended up dead while in police custody.
The incident occurred at an apartment complex located in the 3400 blocks of Magic Drive in the Medical Center area.
A preliminary report indicates that he was seen running around naked and screaming around the facility.
Neighbors called the police early Thursday morning, believing the man had been shot. However, he had no visible injuries.
Authorities said the man was detained by officers and paramedics were called to help control his erratic behavior.
When rescuers were treating the subject, he passed out. Paramedics gave him first aid for about 45 minutes, but the man died.
The body was transferred to the Bexar County Medical Examiner’s Office, where an autopsy will be performed to determine the cause of death.
Authorities did not immediately reveal the identity of the deceased.