In Seminole County, Florida, Briana Vega had big plans for a birthday party for her friend Courtney Rogers. She wanted everything to be a surprise, so she put a blindfold on Rogers before taking her to the party's secret location. But some people thought she was kidnapping Rogers and called police. When they arrived, they arrested the two for disturbing the peace.
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