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Patient makes advances to paramedic; cops find gun in his shoe

A Florida man being examined by an emergency crew grabbed the fingers of a female paramedic and made romantic advances. He later sat up from his stretcher and grabbed a male paramedic by the torso on the way to the hospital.

The interruption of the 70-year-old man’s neurological assessment last week in Destin was reported by

Police were called and booked the man into jail on a battery charge. Officers say he was wearing one shoe. They found the other, with a .22-caliber revolver hidden inside, in the car.