Rome Police were called to the 200 block of Huffaker Road Monday evening after several people reported seeing a naked man on the street, reports state.

According to Rome police reports:

The responding officer arrived on the scene to find the man naked and covered in scratches. When the officer ap-proached the man he began walking away from the officer singing religious hymns.

After two more attempts to arrest the man the officer had to use pepper spray.

The man was taken to Floyd Medical where he was treated for injuries. The man has been taken to another treatment facility and has not yet been charged.

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