Epstein was arrested for blocking an entrance to the Nixon building in St. Louis. The St. Louis Business Journal reports that nine protesters were arrested at the building at 4:40 p.m. Eastern time. The group were chanting slogans such as "Face one, face all!" and "Who do you serve? Who do you protect?"
She was released a few hours later and will have to face court on October 21 for a charge of failing to disperse. In an interview after her arrest she said that the "Ferguson police are deliberately inciting violence."