Swearing in public charges dropped

March 27, 2009 4:47:10 AM PDT
Prosecutors in La Marque have dropped charges against a woman arrested for swearing in public. [SIGN UP: Get headlines and breaking news sent to you]

Police arrested 29-year-old Kathryn Fridge last August after she used an obscene word while shopping at a Wal-Mart.

But city prosecutor Jay Brown recently decided to drop the charge, saying there wasn't enough evidence to prove she broke the law.

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