Nydia Tisdale was video recording a political rally attended by major Republican candidates for high office. The Rally occurred at Burts Pumpkin Farm on Saturday August 23. Governor Deal, Senate candidate David Perdue and U. S. Representative Doug Collins were in attendance.
After the Rally had been going on for about 15 minutes, Ms. Tisdale was suddenly confronted by a security guard who demanded that she stop recording the event. When she refused, he grabbed her and dragged here away to another location where he charge her with Felony Obstruction.
Ms.Tisdale cried out for help and no one came to her aid. The Dawson County Republican Co-Chairman condemned what was occurring and left the scene.
Watch Ms. Tisdale struggle with the security guard who was actually an off-duty police officer in this video that Ms. Tisdale recorded at the time. the confrontation starts at about 14:00.