Central Ohio districts say most spectators comply with athletic health orders

COLUMBUS (WCMH) — Two days after a woman was tased and forcibly removed from a middle school football game after refusing to wear a face mask, school leaders in central Ohio said they have seen compliance with the mask recommendations set forth by the Ohio High School Athletic Association and the Ohio Department of Health.

Alecia Kitts, 34, is facing charges of criminal trespassing, resisting arrest and obstructing official business, all misdemeanors.

The altercation involving Kitts and a school resource officer from the Logan-Hocking Local School District can be seen in a now viral video.

Kathryn Harris, the athletic director at Gahanna-Lincoln High School, has seen the video and said nothing like what she saw has occurred at a Gahanna sporting event.

Harris said she has seen overwhelming compliance with the safety protocols in place.


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