(WINK NEWS) — Charlotte County Sheriff’s deputies arrested a Rotonda West man who was screaming and yelling in the street Monday morning, then attacked deputies. He bit one deputy, and was taken to a hospital and held overnight. Paul Eggers Greene was charged with Battery on a Law Enforcement Officer, Assault on a Law Enforcement Officer, Resisting Arrest with Violence and Disorderly Intoxication.
CCSO deputies responded to a call, just before 4:30 a.m., of a man in the area of Caddy and Oakland Hills roads wearing only shorts and socks. When deputies arrived they found 18-year-old Greene jumping up and down, screaming, yelling and waving his arms. Deputies said Greene was yelling he was Jesus and everyone was coming to get him. Deputies believed he was under the influence of some type of drug due while exhibiting an excited delirium type of behavior.