Headmaster arrested as part of fundraiser

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) - Memorial Day School's new headmaster was arrested on Wednesday. A warranr was issued for Mrs. Quarles arrest and she was locked up as part of a fundraiser to help raise money for the Muscular Dystrophy Association.

"Our school has been very busy these last four weeks raising money for MDA. We believe here at Memorial Day School that it's really good to give to the community and to give to people who really need us," said Headmaster Michalle Quarles.

Police handcuffed her, put her in the back of a police car and told the students she would not be released until they have raised enough money to meet their goal.

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