A parent was arrested Tuesday after officials say she refused to wear a mask at a school board meeting in Pinellas County, Florida.
“Several parents argued against the district’s mask policy during a school board hearing,” ABC Action News reported.
A district spokesperson said Kari Turner was arrested for Trespassing, Battery on a Law Enforcement Officer, and Disorderly Conduct.
“The individual refused to wear a mask which began a series of events that led to the arrest,” the Pinellas County Schools explained in a statement.
Video footage reportedly showed Turner on the ground inside the lobby as officers put her in handcuffs. Read more…