Women arrested for disturbance at Busch Gardens www.privateofficer.com
Tampa Fla Oct 29 2011
Busch Gardens – During the Howl-O-Scream event overnight, Rossand Del Carmen Bria and her young sister waited in line at one of the haunted venues within the park.
During the event, security was called over due to the two girls cutting in line. Security asked the girls to leave, but they refused.
While attempting to bring them into custody, the juvenile sister pulled away and the older sister then grabbed the officer by the arm in an attempt to free her younger sister. Rossand Del Carmen Bria then struck the officer in the mouth causing a small scratch on his upper lip.
She was later taken into custody and charged with Battery against a law enforcement officer.
Busch Gardens response to the situtaion:
Busch Gardens is committed to ensuring that all guests and employees enjoy a safe and memorable Howl-O-Scream experience. Though this nighttime adult event is intended to be edgy, safety remains the park’s number one priority. Unruly, aggressive or illegal behavior is not tolerated.
Busch Gardens security personnel and their Tampa Police Department counterparts make the decision to eject and/or arrest anyone who threatens the safety or well-being of guests or employees. To preserve the integrity of our security measures and to respect the confidentiality of our guests, we do not comment on the details of our security practices or any alleged incidents.