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Protester – charged with indecent exposure – released on bond

Posted at 1:02 PM, Feb 21, 2019
and last updated 2019-02-21 18:14:36-05

RICHMOND, Va. -- A woman charged with indecent exposure after she was detained while protesting with a breast exposed at the Virginia State Capitol Monday has been released on a personal recognizance bond.

Michelle Renay Sutherland, 45, of Florida, was protesting dressed as the goddess Virtue as depicted on the Virginia state flag.

Her arrest came after a group marched from Monroe Park in Richmond to the State Capitol as part of the "March of Reckoning," a protest that demanded the resignation of Virginia Governor Ralph Northam.