PASCO COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) – A New Port Richey man left little doubt behind that he was a Florida man, his forehead can even attest to it.
According to police, 22-year-old Matthew Leatham was arrested early Sunday morning after he twice “called 911 to find a ride home, according to a court complaint which notes Leatham “cursed at the call taker during the call.”
The arresting officer said he offered to call Leatham a taxi, but Leatham said he didn’t have money and began walking home.
Leatham then called 911 a second time to ask for a ride, the complaint states, and the officer arrested him.
Leatham was charged with misuse of the 911 system as well as possession of marijuana.
He was released on $300 bond.