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Deaf woman sues Port Orange police over arrest

Posted by on January 29, 2013

A night out socializing quickly turned traumatic for a deaf woman who said she was arrested by Port Orange police officers who never provided her with an interpreter despite her pleas.


Yolanda Gevarzes, a deaf Daytona Beach woman, signs with interpreter Jessica Hoffman, reflected in a mirror. She is suing Port Orange police after her arrest.


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