Pregnant mum arrested over Facebook post 'inciting coronavirus protest'

Extraordinary moment pregnant mum is arrested and handcuffed in front of her two children over a FACEBOOK POST about lockdown - moments before she was due to have an ultrasound

By Nic White For Daily Mail Australia

Published: 08:55 BST, 2 September 2020 | Updated: 08:56 BST, 2 September 2020

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A pregnant woman has been arrested in her own home over a Facebook post allegedly inciting anti-lockdown protest in Victoria.

Zoe Lee, 28, was handcuffed in her lounge room in front of her children on Wednesday afternoon and charged with incitement.

Several officers entered the house in Ballarat, northwest of Melbourne, with a search warrant and began reading the young mother her rights.

'Excuse me, incitement for what, what on Earth? I'm in my pyjamas, my two kids are here,' she said in obvious confusion.

'I have an ultrasound in an hour because I'm pregnant.'

Zoe Lee, 28, was handcuffed in her lounge room in front of her children on Wednesday afternoon and charged with incitement

Ms Lee's alleged offending post linked to a since-deleted 'Freedom Day Ballarat' event she created for

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