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Police: Man wearing nothing but thong charged

MOREHEAD CITY, CARTERET COUNTY - Police arrested a man who they say was running around Morehead City wearing a red thong and nothing else.

Morehead City Police say Edwin Jones was standing at a major intersection in the city wearing nothing but the thong. When they tried to question him, Jones ran and jumped into a pond, according to investigators.

Officers had to go into the water to pull him out and arrest him.

Jones is charged with indecent exposure.


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