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7 jailed after staging protest over pipeline in Segno area
SEGNO — A total of seven people were arrested in at the pipe storage yard in South Polk County on charges of criminal trespass Tuesday, according to Sheriff Kenneth Hammack. The demonstrators were protesting at the pipe storage yard at Holly Grove and FM 943. Four of the protesters had to be forceably removed after they hooked themselves to a truck at the pipeyard, Hammack said. Three were arrested early the protest. The identities of the seven were not available as the print edition went to press, but they will have been posted to the Polk County Enterprise’s Facebook page as soon as the jail staff finishes processing inmates arrested Tuesday.