FL: Bo Diddley’s son arrested during Occupy Gainesville demonstration

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October 17, 2011
The Independent Alligator    
Posted in LAND News, News

"Ellas Anthony McDaniel, the 56-year-old son of rhythm and blues singer Bo Diddley, was arrested for trespassing in the downtown plaza named for his father. At least four members of the Occupy Gainesville movement, including McDaniel, were arrested Friday morning for trespassing on the Bo Diddley Community Plaza after the park closed. The demonstration was peaceful and the protesters said they decided to get arrested to prove a point." (10/14/11)



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