Disturbing the peace question.

Asked over 4 years ago - Dunnellon, FL

My friends and I were confronted by a policeman in the parking lot of a local downtown area. We, as 20 year olds, were enjoying our night (sober of course) by joking about and what the policeman described as 'wrestling.' Is there any legal action the policeman could have done if we had continued roughing about? We were not fighting, it was just roughhousing.

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  1. Ayuban Antonio Tomas

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    Answered . If you would not have stopped when he asked you to, or if you didn't leave the area after being asked to, he could have taken you in.

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