Tennessee woman drives into vaccination tent to protest
MARYVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A police report says a Tennessee woman has been charged with reckless endangerment for driving through a COVID-19 vaccine distribution tent as a form of protest.
According to news outlets, a Blount County deputy who witnessed the event Monday at Foothills Mall in Maryville said more than a dozen people were inside the tent, including health workers and National Guard personnel.
Several said multiple people were almost hit.
The deputy arrested 36-year-old Virginia Christine Lewis Brown.
She told him she drove through the site to protest the vaccine and was only traveling 5 miles per hour.
It wasn’t immediately clear whether Brown has an attorney.
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