Shocking reports are reaching Politcalite that police in London have arrested a 13 y/o girl at the yellow vest protest in London.
When challenged about the decision the police have refused to yield and reportedly took the girl away in a police van WITHOUT her mother. Protesters are now outside the police station where the girl is being held.
Pro-Brexit protests are taking place up and down the country most notably in London and Manchester.
UPDATE: Footage from Twitter of aggressive police action against the protest.
— Anastasia (@Anastas46260903) January 5, 2019
UPDATE: Twitter correspondent says the girl, whose name is Emily was “dragged by her hair” by police and that her mum is now in the police station.
They brutally dragged her away, also by her hair. Mum is in police station now.
— Nobody (@SilentInShadow) January 5, 2019
UPDATE: Footage has emerged which appears to show the arrest.
VIDEO: ‘Yellow vest’ protesters clash with police in London pic.twitter.com/CyKuIE67tf
— Barnaby Nerberka (@barnabynerberka) January 5, 2019
UPDATE: Reports on Twitter that Emily was released this evening:
Yes. Thanks God, she was released this evening.
— Richard #IAmSoldierX ﻦ (@FrenchR1ck) January 5, 2019
UPDATE: Voice Of Europe reports that Emily was arrested on “suspicion of assaulting a police officer” along with three others.
This is a developing story. Check back for updates as they come in.