Updated, 2:15 p.m. Feb. 27 — Three people were arrested toward the end of Saturday’s LGBTQ rally in downtown St. Louis, according to the city police department and event organizer Keith Rose.
Two of them, 21-year-old Edward Pingleton and 19-year-old Aideen O'Brien, face misdemeanor charges. O'Brien is accused of jumping on the back of an officer who was trying to arrest another protester, and Pingleton allegedly attempted to punch an officer. Neither had attorneys listed in court records. They're next due in court April 5th.