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Bizarre Standoff Between LAPD And Balloon-Wielding Man

What the hell just happened? Watch police officers tackle a man while he inhales from a balloon in his car.

Posted on February 1, 2013, at 2:47 p.m. ET

Police approached the man after pursuing him in a low-speed chase and blowing his tires out.

He was clearly seen filling up and inhaling something from a pink balloon. The cops' presence didn't exactly phase him.

After a few minutes, he seemed to be communicating with the officers.

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But not to their satisfaction ...

Eventually, they taser him!

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Skip to :45.

And finally, bust him out of the car.

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