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Man in custody facing additional charge after urinating in back of EBRSO unit
BATON ROUGE – A man is facing multiple charges including obscenity after authorities investigated a suspicious vehicle.  

On Friday around 12:49 p.m. deputies were dispatched to a location in the 11600 block of Nicholson Drive. At the scene, authorities found the suspect passed out in the back of a vehicle which was reported stolen.

Man urinates in cop car during arrest, police say

Deputies made contact with the man, identified as Jason Bell, and asked him to exit the vehicle. Arrest documents say Bell smelled of alcohol.

Bell became loud and confrontational when he was asked if he had permission to drive the vehicle, authorities say. While searching the vehicle, deputies found a pistol in the front seat.

The suspect was then placed in handcuffs and put in the back of an East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriffs Office unit. After arriving at the prison, Bell exposed himself and urinated in the back seat of the patrol car.

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) – A Baton Rouge man was arrested after police say they found him sleeping in a vehicle he wasnt supposed to be in.

Police found Bell sleeping in the back seat of a vehicle just before 1 a.m. on Friday. The arrest report says deputies with the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriffs Office approached the vehicle and asked Bell to step outside, but he required help to do so and smelled strongly of alcohol.

The report says Bell became confrontational when asked if he had permission to be in the vehicle, and he was unable to stand on his own.

Once he was placed in cuffs and into the patrol car, the report says Bell began intentionally urinating in the back seat.

Bell was booked into the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison on charges of obscenity, felon in possession of a firearm, simple battery, and simple robbery.


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