SARASOTA, Fla. — Sarasota police officers arrested a driver accused of driving four times the speed limit in a school zone.

Police said the driver was going 64 mph in a 15-mph school zone near Southside Elementary.

“This is not okay,” the police department wrote in a Facebook post.

The police department said children safety is its No. 1 priority and asked drivers to slow down.

‪This is not okay.‬ ‪Officers working the school zone at Southside ... Elem today stopped a driver going 64mph in a 15mph school zone. THIS IS MORE THAN FOUR TIMES THE SPEED LIMITDriver received an automatic court date. ‬ ‪The safety of our children is our #1 priority.

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