Man dressed as 'The Joker' arrested in Virginia

WINCHESTER, Va. (WPVI) -- A man dressed as The Joker was no joke to police.

Investigators in Winchester, Virginia arrested him after worried calls came in about a man wearing a costume and carrying a sword on Friday.


Jeremy Putman was dressed head-to-toe as the character from Batman.

Police charged him with wearing a mask in public, which is a felony.

Putman could face up to five years in prison.
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