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strange but true

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California, USA: A carpenter who keeps his clothes clean by working in the nude was arrested after a client returned home early and found him building bookcases in the buff.

Percy Honniball, 50, of Oakland, was charged with indecent exposure over the incident. He told officers he stripped before crawling under the client's house to do electrical work because he didn't want to soil his clothes.

Honniball said that working in the nude gave him a better range of motion and that a skilled craftsman can work clothing-free and injury-free.