Twitter Eviscerates Trump-Loving Sheriff that Threatened Irma Evacuees with Arrest

Twitter Eviscerates Trump-Loving Sheriff that Threatened Irma Evacuees with Arrest

Maybe it’s Time for Conservatives to Finally think Before they Tweet.

Florida is in the midst of massive preparations for Hurricane Irma — a category five storm so fierce it’s been called “one of the strongest hurricanes” ever recorded. While federal, state and local officials are bracing for what’s expected to be a significant impact, one member of Florida’s law enforcement made their monumental task even harder.

As Reverb Press reported earlier today:

Polk County (Florida) Sheriff Grady Judd (who uses the government verified account to retweet Pro-Trump feeds) all but told anyone with a possible outstanding warrant to fend for themselves as the state braces for the Category 5 hurricane. 

Judd tweeted: If you go to a shelter for and you have a warrant, we’ll gladly escort you to the safe and secure shelter called the Polk County Jail

Twitter, as usual, caught on to this gross misconception of “Protect and Serve” in typical twitter fashion:

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Photo Credit: Wikimedia Commons;  @PolkCoSheriff on Twitter.com 

Ed Hanratty is a Reverb Press contributor and freelance political journalist. A lifelong New Jerseyan, he prides himself on having just enough Garden State sarcasm and skepticism to keep his bleeding heart in check. Keep up with Ed’s work and random ramblings on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram using the links below…but not Snapchat — that’s where he’s decided to draw the social media line. (For Now)

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