A Florida man was arrested after allegedly defecating on a dead opossum in rush hour traffic, according to police.
Rudy Wilcox, 45, was detained by Clearwater police on Wednesday around 5:30 p.m. after he was seen throwing a spear in the middle of the intersection of Belcher Road and Willow Tree Trail and then placing a log on top of the road. doubly unfortunate possum “in its entirety.” view of the motoring public.”
“The defense. “He was observed defecating on a deceased opossum with his pants down and anal region exposed,” read a Pinellas County affidavit obtained by The Smoking Gun.
In addition to defecating on the opossum in full view of motorists, he was also allegedly witnessed in action by a police officer from the Clearwater Police Department.
Rudy Wilcox, 45, who is homeless, was not under the influence of any narcotics at the time of the alleged incident. Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office.
The intersection of Belcher Road and Willow Tree Trail, where Wilcox was seen pooping on an opossum on WednesdayGoogle Maps
When questioned, Wilcox denied the allegations and said the officer who saw him “doesn’t see well,” according to the affidavit, but police wouldn’t accept that.
“Physical evidence was observed at the scene that corroborates the alleged accusations,” the affidavit states.
Wilcox, who is homeless, was not under the influence of any narcotics at the time of the alleged incident, according to the report.
He was charged with exposure of sexual organs and booked into the Pinellas County Jail.