Man arrested, put in jail with vacuum, police say

Police - Man arrested, put in jail with vacuum

CLEARFIELD COUNTY, Penn. — A Pennsylvania man was arrested and placed in jail Thursday with his vacuum cleaner, police said.

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Jason Schmoke, 38, was seen struggling to walk along a the side of a highway while carrying a box with a Bissell vacuum, WTAJ reported.

Lawrence Township police said Schmoke had warrants for unpaid fines. Schmoke was also drinking alcohol in violation of his probation, police said.

Schmoke was charged with public drunkenness and taken to jail with his vacuum.