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Tim Wise supporter charged with felony for punching campus cop in the balls


From Indiana Student Daily…

Bloomington police 
arrested Meranda Prince, a 22-year-old Bloomington resident, on preliminary charges of battery and battery on a police officer Wednesday.

Prince was part of a large group counter-protesting the Traditional Youth Network on Wednesday before a lecture delivered by author Tim Wise in the Indiana Memorial Union.

The TYN group was protesting anti-racism author Tim Wise’s lecture in the IMU.

After Officer Randy Gehlhausen arrived on Fourth Street, he witnessed Prince run behind a male protester and strike him in the head. The officer tried to arrest her on the charge of battery, but she pinched and grabbed his arm hair, according to the report. She then struck his genitals, resulting in pain.

Once in handcuffs, Prince was placed in an IU Police Department squad car. She was charged with battery, a Class B misdemeanor, and battery on a police officer resulting in 
injury, a Level 6 felony.