APD waited until after midnight to arrest these three veterans, so that they would not be arresting Veterans on Veterans Day. They arrested these veterans for staying at Pack Square past the curfew. They were charged with second degree trespass and released.
The suspects are Kenyon Canoll McClellan, 72, of Wezeltown Road, Old Fort; Jonathan Scott Geler, 25, of Buchanan Road, Asheville; and Kindra Ajanemi Phillips, 41, of Grandview Road, Asheville.There were 24 arrested (or cited) on November 2, 2011 after a vigil for Scott Owen. Four more were arrested on November 5, 2001. In October, there were eight arrested for the same offense outside of City Hall. Total arrested for staying in the park after curfew: 39.
Twenty-eight Occupy Asheville participants were arrested and charged with minor offenses following vigils at the Vance Monument on Nov. 2 and 5.
Photos came from Kindra Phillips Facebook page.