KONY 2012: Public Meltdown Caught on Video

The face and voice of the viral video sensation breaks down in public.
2:34 | 03/17/12

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Transcript for KONY 2012: Public Meltdown Caught on Video
Now to that bizarre out of nowhere plot twist this morning and that viral video that took the Internet by storm the face and voice of -- stop -- movement which is captured the imagination of millions particularly young people. Now caught on video naked apparently in the middle of some. Very public breakdown -- is back with more on this story. The debt even his family concedes that his behavior was irrational -- blaming it on exhaustion. And dehydration and Russell is now hospitalized following that very strange episode which witnesses say he was running -- -- without his clothes on yelling and coherently. And pounding the ground with his fists. And as a dad I want him to growth in a better world than I -- He made himself the face of a movement the director of that coney 2012 video and also its narrator. This film invisible children has now been viewed online over eighty million times. He and his film have been embraced by public figures and celebrities alike Gordon -- and the war. But this morning Jason Russell is gaining attention -- use for something else. This the 33 year old was detained by police have been hospitalized Thursday night in San Diego. Neighbors had reported up and running through the street in his underwear at 11:30 in the morning. Going back and forth he would. Stop abruptly turned around start talking to someone who wasn't there and then ran back. And it was caught on tape as seen in this TMZ -- video. -- organization invisible children released a statement yesterday saying. Jason Russell was unfortunately hospitalized yesterday. Suffering from exhaustion dehydration. Malnutrition he's now receiving medical care as focused on getting better. At this point there are no criminal charges pending because were thinking that it's more of medical. Matter that needs to be taken care. Wife Danica released a statement suggesting that the many attacks on his organization. May have taken a toll on her husband. -- accused the organization of bending the truth and using their -- you know properly. She said the enormous attention the video had received. Was great for raising awareness about Joseph coney and also brought a lot of attention to Jason and because of how personal the film is. Many of the attacks against it were also very personal and Jason took them very hard. And Russell's family said in a statement that he does not have a drinking or drug problem. San Diego police say the -- never arrested and that no charges will be filed against him. In this very bizarre incidents -- -- religious and it's a really interesting story -- thank you.

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