January 5

Florida man put lizard in mouth, smacked employees with critter in attack

Florida Man Challenge January 5

A Florida man, who owns a reptile store is behind bars after he smacked employees with a bearded dragon lizard and even put it in his mouth during a bizarre attack, police said.

The man, Benjamin Herman Siegel, faces several charges, including battery and cruelty to animals after the incident.

Surveillance video in the store shows the man throwing the lizard in the air and swinging it around. The video also shows the man slapping his employees and throwing Gatorade on them.