Alabama Band Director Tased and Arrested After High School Football Game for Refusing to Stop Performance

From a story on by Melissa Alonso and Caroll Alvarado headlined “Alabama band director tased and arrested after high school football game for refusing to stop performance”:

A band director was tased and arrested after he disregarded police requests to stop his band’s performance following a high school football game, according to the Birmingham Police Department.

The incident happened Thursday following a win by Minor High School at PD Jackson-Olin High School in Birmingham, said police. Birmingham police officers started clearing out the stadium when the game ended and noticed “both schools’ bands still performing,” said spokesperson Truman Fitzgerald.