Joan Collins TD among arrests at water protest
THE United Left Alliance TD Joan Collins has been arrested at a water meter protest.
Gardai confirmed a number of people have been arrested at the morning's protest in Crumlin, Dublin. She has since been released.
It is understood that contractors were attempting to install a water meter when they were confronted by a group of residents and protesters who did not want the meter installed.
Her party colleague, Councillor Pat Dunne, was also arrested.
Joan Collins TD Arrested For Peacefully Protesting.. pic.twitter.com/LEtqWhxXgn— ClondalkinMeterWatch (@ClondMeterWatch) April 20, 2015