Inn at Sea Island, The
appen grocery
Northside Oral Surgery
appen dec 2010

MDA Lock-Up 'arrests' jailbirds for 'bail'

Forsyth County Deputy Randy Burton arrests the Chick-fil-A cow. Aldo Nahed. (click for larger version)
June 30, 2014
CUMMING, Ga. — "Now we've done it!" tweeted Deputy Robin Regan with the Forsyth County Sheriff's Office. "We arrested the Chick-fil-A cow!"

Many community leaders and business owners turned themselves in willingly, while others had to be rounded up, taken out of work and handcuffed by the Forsyth County Sheriff's Office.

Those arrested were taken to "jail" – well, not quite. This was the scene on June 26 at the Outback Steakhouse in Cumming.

With friends and family nearby to provide the "mug shot," the jailbirds posted bail at "jail" and were taken back to work.

The annual event raised thousands of dollars for the Muscular Dystrophy Association and to support research for muscular diseases.

Linda Kelly of the Forsyth County Public Library was one of those arrested during the event. Her crime: "Having a big heart."

"I might not be able to rely on good behavior to get out, so that's why I need your help," Kelly pleaded on her online bail profile.

Kelly's bail was set at $2,400 and she raised nearly $1,000.

"While it's not a real jail, it's even more important as I'm raising bail to help children and adults with muscle disease in my community," she said.

For more information, visit


list visuals View images.
emailEmail Link

Tags: Community & Outreach

When posting feedback please be respectful. Be nice. :
* required value
Your Name*


Email (not shown on website)*



Identify the animal

Coldwell Banker
Real Estate Services


October 01, 2014 | 03:57 PM
Need to get your North Fulton »
Garage Sale

Huge Neighborhood Garage

September 30, 2014 | 02:49 PM
DeerLake Subdivision 50+ »
Real Estate Services

Home Listing Specialist

September 29, 2014 | 02:49 PM
Advanced Home Marketing equals »

Beverage Depot
appen dec 2010 Duplicate