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Shailene Woodley arrested for trespassing

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Actress Shailene Woodley was arrested on Monday, according to a spokesperson for the North Dakota Police Department. 

According to CNN, Woodley, 24, was placed in handcuffs and taken into custody for Trespassing while protesting the proposed Dakota Access Pipeline.

In a statement on Monday night, Woodley's publicist said she has been released from the Morton County Jail and posted a $500 bond. Woodley is charged with Trespassing and engaging in a riot. Her court date is scheduled for October 24, 2016. 

Woodley went live on her Facebook page while she was being arrested, which now has over 2.7 million views. 

More than 20 other protesters reportedly were arrested with Woodley, among the estimated 200 protesters. 

The actress' publicist says that Woodley is appreciative of the support her fans have given her and also more importantly, the support against the construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline. 

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