Sandy McMillin's story has received international attention after she said Walmart employees kicked her out for wearing a bikini. Her story has also prompted a flurry of comments on KVAL.com and on our Facebook page.
Tom Adams from KVAL News spent the night in the new Springfield Jail as a volunteer "citizen inmate."
You can watch his report Wednesday night at 5 p.m. and on KVAL.com.
Here's his firsthand account of the experience:
SPRINGFIELD, Ore. -- What...
What prompts someone to pay $20 to go behind bars voluntarily, get a lousy night's sleep and, worst of all, be denied coffee? uesday night was the last of five nights for the public to sign up and volunteer to get locked up before the jail opens for real inmates.