9-year-old Girl Arrested After Tantrum
November 1, 2011 by staff
Monday, just before 3:00 pm, the Office of County Sheriff Lee was called to help out after a student at the Royal Palm Exceptional Center jumped off the bus near the intersection of East Drive and Kingston Avenue Atlanta to Fort Myers.
A statement from the states of the Sheriff’s Office Amber Harris jumped the bus after spitting at staff and become aggressive.
After getting off the bus, the statement said, she began to collect large pieces of broken asphalt and throw them into the bus.
One piece struck the windshield where the driver was sitting, and a deputy responding to the scene saw what happened.
After seeing the deputy, the student began to walk from the scene and followed the deputy.
The report notes that went into a nearby yard where he got up and threw a metal chair, striking the deputy.
When the deputy arrived at the student and told him he was under arrest, the report notes that the girl resisted by kicking and trying to push the deputy.
Amber was arrested without injury to her deputy or.
Due to the nature of the incident, detectives of Youth Services and the Major Crimes Unit responded to the scene to investigate.
Amber Harris was arrested in Lee County Jail and charged as follows:
• Battery of a public school employee in violation of FSS 784 041 (2a)
• Launch of a missile into an occupied vehicle fatal in violation of FSS 790.19
• Battery of a police officer in violation of FSS 784.07 (2b)
• Resistance to violence in violation of FSS 843.01
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