A distressing video has surfaced the Internet from Florida in which a 6-year-old girl has been arrested for misbehaving in the classroom. However, it is an old video which recorded in September 2019 when the minor girl started hitting the school members.
In the video, a girl was crying loudly and pleading the police officer to not arrest her. She was begging him to give her a second chance.
“Help me”, “I don't want to go in the police car”, the girl saying while crying.
In September 2019, she was arrested in Orlando, Florida. According to the reports, the arrest was made for kicking and punching staff members at her Orlando charter school, Associated Press reports claimed.
The lawyer of her family obtained the footage in February and then they decided to release the footage.
Check out the video:
Orlando police arrested a 6-YEAR-OLD Black girl for "throwing a tantrum" in her first-grade class.— Kerry 😈 (@KerrrryC) February 25, 2020
She was handcuffed, put in the back of a cop car, then fingerprinted and taken in for a mug shot.
Don't look away. This is what black kids go through in America. pic.twitter.com/PYVO8qc4Mk
However, the video was recorded by an Orlando school security officer Dennis Turner, who got the girl arrested. Turner also alleged that the girl was misbehaving in her classroom.
Meanwhile, the video has gone viral on social media platforms. Netizens got angry over the arrest of the girl. The officials claimed that the officer has violated policy as he did not take his permission for the arrest of the child.
What's your reaction of this arrest of minor girl?