Florida Officer Suspended After Arresting A 6-Year-Old For Throwing A Tantrum


According to the New York Post, authorities said the officer has been suspended as the department investigates the incident. Orlando Police Chief Orlando Rolon told a local outlet that, School Resource Officer Dennis Turner did not get the approval from his commanding officer before detaining the 6-year-old girl Kaia Rolle, and also an 8-year-old on Thursday.

Chief Rolon also added that the officer has been reassigned to the Reserve Officer Program and his duties suspended, as the outcome of an internal investigation is still pending. MeralynKirkland, the grandmother of 6-year-old Kaia Rolle said the young girl was handcuffed and fingerprinted.




Author: Malea Howard

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