This afternoon, the Minneapolis Park Police issued a citation to Christopher Holbrook

,
Libertarian candidate for governor, for violation of Park Board Ordinance PB2-15: Use of
Parks, Parkways and Waters for Financial Gain. The incident and citation were reviewed
this evening by Park Police Chief Jason Ohotto who determined that the officer erred
and misapplied the ordinance. Park Police Chief Ohotto has dismissed the citation. Chief
Ohotto directly contacted Mr. Holbrook this evening and apologized on behalf of the
Minneapolis Park Police Department for the error in issuing the citation.

The Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board and the Park Police Department
understands and upholds First Amendment and freedom of speech in the parks.