After a Catholic priest allegedly drove through Dearborn, Mich., intoxicated and naked, the Archdiocese of Detroit has put him under indefinite suspension.

Rev. Peter Petroske, pastor of Sacred Heart Parish, was arrested late Thursday night, according to the Detroit News, and faces charges of disorderly/obscene conduct and operating while intoxicated.

When he was arrested, Petroske was alone in the vehicle with a laptop, according to the Detroit Free Press, and was just over the legal limit.

His arrest didn't stop him from performing Mass to his parishioners on Sunday, according to WDIV, before the Archdiocese learned about incident.

In a statement, the archdiocese said, "this is a difficult time for the parish community, and we ask for prayers for all who are impacted.”

While the pastor's arrest is likely troublesome to Sacred Heart parishioners, it's not the first time a priest has been accused of public exposure. In January, a Maryland priest was arrested after he was found nude from the waist down in an adult bookstore movie theater.

According to Dearborn Press and Guide, Petroske worked in eight Michigan churches in his career, beginning at Sacred Heart in 2008. His bio says he was born in Germany.

Retired priest Rev. Robert Blondell will take over at Sacred Heart.

Below, take a look at other crimes committed in the buff:

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  • Thomas Edwin March

    Thomas Edwin March, 51, had the essentials: a pair of 3D glasses, three 20-ounce cans of Ice House beer, a smashed cheeseburger, and a laptop (possibly to blast a little Bob Seger). Party time. But he got arrested because he was allegedly naked on the beach, and Bunche Beach isn't a nude beach.

  • Anthony Michael Hedger

    Anthony Michael Hedger, 24, was arrested after authorities in South Carolina saw him walking down a highway naked carrying his 13-month-old son, also naked.

  • Aydrea Meaders

    Aydrea Meaders is accused of stripping during an upstate New York school assembly. She is facing child endangerment and lewdness charges.

  • Osmer Hernandez

    Osmer Hernandez, 33, of New Orleans, La., was arrested when he seranaded cops while naked and masturbating.

  • Marty R. Parrish

    Police in Flagler Beach, Fla., arrested Marty R. Parrish after an officer saw him "walking south on the Flagler Beach Boardwalk naked" except for a hat on his head.

  • John David Kinder

    John David Kinder, 25, was arrested for allegedly dancing naked outside a Florida woman's house on Aug. 15. He was charged with disorderly conduct.

  • Matthew Ibarria

    Matthew Ibarria, a fugitive from Florida wanted for allegedly attacking a relative, was arrested after jumping naked from a car in Georgia. This dashboard video from a Kingsland Police Department vehicle allegedly shows him running away. <a href="http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/03/09/naked-man-matthew-ibarria-police-chase_n_1334638.html" target="_hplink">Read more.</a>

  • Tracy Mabb

    Mabb is accused of exposing herself at an intersection in Pompano Beach, Fla. She allegedly told police she didn't "give a f--k" about her actions, according to a police report.

  • Naked Chainsaw

    Lindsay Medd Stevens was arrested by police in Knoxville, Tenn., for indecent exposure after his neighbor saw him cutting a tree down -- while completely in the buff. Knox County sheriff's deputy <a href="http://www.wate.com/story/19009880/knox-county-man-arrested-while-doing-yard-work-in-the-nude" target="_hplink">Scott Ritch told WATE-TV </a>that he saw Stevens standing completely nude in his yard cutting a tree, only to run inside his house when he saw the officer.

  • Aaron Latham

    Latham, 22, allegedly got naked, stole a man's truck and then ran it into the front of a home at 50 mph. <a href="http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/04/30/aaron-latham-nude-man-steals-truck-crashes-through-house-delaware_n_1464836.html" target="_hplink">Read more.</a>

  • Keith Fehr

    Keith Fehr is accused of wearing a black dress and exposed himself to children at a park in Illinois. <a href="http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/04/05/keith-fehr-little-black-dress-indecent-exposure_n_1406703.html" target="_hplink">Read more. </a>

  • William Bliss

    William Bliss was arrested in March, 2012 after claiming four men made him carry a nuclear bomb -- while he was naked and drunk in the middle of an Iowa City street. <a href="http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/03/20/forced-to-handle-nuclear-weapon_n_1366879.html" target="_hplink">Read more.</a>

  • Jacob Lee Bovia

    Jacob Lee Bovia is facing real indecent exposure charges for exposing his fake genitalia to a group of women on Maryland's Anne Arundel Community College campus. <a href="http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/03/07/jacob-lee-bovia-arrested-exposing-fake-penis-maryland_n_1326558.html" target="_hplink">Read more. </a>

  • Joshua Greene

    It's not easy to be the most most memorable visitor when thousands of NASCAR fans come to town, but West Virginia's Joshua Greene made a pretty good run for that honor when police caught the streaking 27-year-old with a raccoon in his car.

  • Milton Hodges

    Hodges, 20, of Florida, allegedly fled to a nudist colony and threatened residents there after committing an armed robbery at a nearby Lowe's. The fully-clothed Hodges was reported to have been easily identified by his pursuers in the naked environment.

  • Chad William Forber

    Chad William Forber, 41, has been charged with possession of methamphetamine, resisting or obstructing a peace officer and possession of drug paraphernalia, stemming from an incident where he was found naked in public covered in nothing but Crisco.


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