TAMPA — Seven people protesting police brutality were arrested on charges of criminal mischief at Curtis Hixon Park on Saturday, and witnesses say they’re still unsure why.
In videos of the arrests, posted on social media and provided to the Tampa Bay Times by witnesses, those handcuffed are heard asking repeatedly, “What am I being detained for?”
One woman called out for her mom. A man yelled out his wife’s phone number so someone could tell her what was happening.
“We have you on…