FORT LAUDERDALE (CBS4) – Former Air America radio talk show host Nicole Sandler was arrested Tuesday night after a raucous South Florida GOP town hall meeting.

The meeting, held that the Calvary Chapel on West Crypress Creek Road, got off to a rocky start when a handful of protestors heckled speaker U.S. Rep. Allen West over Medicare and his requirement that questions had to submitted in writing. Police escorted them out of the room.

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When West tried to explain the Republican position on Medicare, Sandler peppered him with questions and comments.   When she refused to stop  talking, she was led out of the room.

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On her way out Sandler reportedly began arguing with the officer and was arrested.  She was charged with trespassing after a warning.