Caught on Camera: Flagstaff Police body camera captures arrest of naked suspect
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - We're getting a look at the body camera footage of a bizarre and dangerous arrest involving Flagstaff Police.
The video shows an officer attempting to arrest a naked suspect, who didn't go down without a fight.
The officer ordered 25-year-old Stanley Barnes to put his hands up, but moments later, the suspect rushed toward him and a struggle ensued.
Officer: "Put your hands up and turn away from me.. you walk towards me and you will get tased. You understand me? One more step.. hey.. get on the ground!"
Several other officers rushed in to take the suspect down.
Officer Daniel Beckwith was the one wearing the body camera. He was injured during the arrest, but is going to be okay.
As for the suspect, police say he has a history of mental illness.