Sailor arrested after running naked through parking lots of Busch Gardens


WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (WAVY) — A 21-year-old sailor stationed at Naval Station Norfolk ran naked through the parking lots of Busch Gardens Williamsburg on Friday night.

According to James City County police, Adrian Gilbert Cardenas ran from the Italy parking lot to the Germany parking lot and attempted to get into different vehicles. The incident was captured on video, but it is unknown exactly what time it began. 

Police say Cardenas was under the influence of narcotics and alcohol. Cardenas reportedly assaulted an officer that was attempting to take him into custody and tried to run away.

The officer tased Cardenas and, with the help of Good Samaritans, was able to arrest him, according to police. 

Navy officials say Cardenas is a sailor on the USS George H.W. Bush. 

Cardenas has been charged with indecent exposure, intentional damage, obstruction of justice and assaulting an officer. 

Stay on for updates in this developing story. 

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