Jane Fonda Arrested Protesting Climate Change in Washington

October 11, 2019 - 5:19 pm

NEW YORK (AP) -- Jane Fonda was arrested at the U.S. Capitol on Friday while peacefully protesting climate change.

The actress and activist was handcuffed on the east side steps and escorted into a police vehicle. Video of the arrest circulated online.

Fonda was one of 16 people arrested for unlawfully protesting and was charged with "crowding, obstructing or incommoding.'' She was released hours later.

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