Woman Charged With Assaulting Teen Over Drone

Connecticut teen in control of the drone recorded the altercation on his cell phone.
0:52 | 06/10/14

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23 year old Andrea Mears says she was enjoying a quiet day on a Connecticut beach when she felt the prying eyes of a drone flying about. She called police several times but ultimately decided to find its operator -- own. Video of the ensuing scuffle seen in this clip recorded by the teen at the controls went viral leading to her arrest on third degree assault and breach of peace charges. In the video you see my arm go out like this because his cell -- in his hand. And that's when he punches me in the back and ahead and grabbed me by the hair. She was the woman attacked me as you could see in the video. She took a swing at me and I began falling to the ground. The police report acknowledges that Mears was also struck during the altercation. But said the teen was acting in self defense she is the only one facing charges.

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