• BREAKING NEWS ABC shows live and on-demand -- Download the WATCH ABC app!

Animal activist smashes pie in leader's face

January 26, 2010 12:52:35 AM PST
An animal activist is facing assault charges for smashing a pie into the face of Canada's fisheries minister Gail Shea.Emily McCoy, a member of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) was protesting Canada's seal hunting program. She was arrested after the incident.

Shea was not hurt and said she's more determined than ever to support the seal hunt.

On a side note, the pie was made from tofu.