A father was arrested and cuffed in front of his 6-year-old daughter at a park in Brighten, Colorado, Sunday afternoon, after he allegedly violated the state‚Äôs social distancing guidelines and refused to show his identification to the police.
The sign at Donelson Park said ‚ÄúClosed‚ÄĚ but in smaller print reads, ‚Äúin groups of no more than 4 persons, parks remain open for walking, hiking, biking, running and similar activities.‚ÄĚ
Mooney, who was there with just his wife and daughter, argued that it was the officers who were violating the social distancing guidelines.
‚ÄúDuring the contact, none of the officers had masks on, none of them had gloves on, and they‚Äôre in my face handcuffing me, they‚Äôre touching me,‚ÄĚ he said. ...