Merola said the McDonald's employees told her to wait there for her food.Link (Via Tacky Fabulous)
Merola was handcuffed behind her back and put in the cruiser.
Another officer arrived and took her to the Pinellas County Jail.
Merola said she was searched, photographed and fingerprinted.
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