Police: Man chased people saying he'd taken bath salts

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Jacksonville Sheriff's Office booking photo of Kevin Rone

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - A man chased two people from the Jacksonville Landing toward the Main Street Bridge on Tuesday night, yelling that he had taken bath salts, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office.

When officers confronted Kevin Rone, they said he became aggressive and began cursing, according to a police report.

Officers said he told them he had been diagnosed with a mental illness and he is homeless.

Rone was arrested and charged with disorderly intoxication causing a public disturbance and profanity in a public place.

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