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September 22, 2015 -

St. Paul police Officer Joel Johnston arrested 15-year-old Tyree Tucker and his mother, Edna Waddle, pictured on the left, at Ryan Park on Sept. 20, 2015. People in the area have questioned the officer’s use of force in arresting Tucker. Johnston indicated in his report that Tucker resisted arrest. Tucker was cited for disorderly conduct and released. Waddle was booked on suspicion of obstructing legal process; she has not been charged as of the afternoon of Sept. 21, 2015. (Courtesy photo)