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Scuffle with camera operator results in woman’s arrest


July 20, 2016

A Lebanon woman was arrested Saturday for harassment after a man verbally accosted and video recorded her and family members at Towne Pump, 890 Main St.

Police responded at 2:30 p.m. on July 16 to a call from Amanda Jewell Gentry, 36. Police arrested Gentry for harassment. She was cited, booked and released.

Gentry had reported that Conald Petersen, 48, was recording video of her young niece.

“She knocked the camera out of his hand,” said Police Chief Jeff Lynn. “He wished to pursue charges.”

The incident is visible in a YouTube video posted by Petersen, who often uses the Inter...

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