Man dressed as 'The Joker' arrested in Virginia

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Sunday, March 26, 2017

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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