Woman who danced in Kauffman fountains to receive unemployment benefits

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DES MOINES — After getting arrested for dancing in the fountains at Kauffman Stadium, Jessica McCoy was fired from her job at First American Bank in Beaverdale, Iowa, a suburb of Des Moines.

The Des Moines Register reported the 25-year-old has been granted unemployment benefits.

McCoy became an Internet sensation after her Aug. 5 frolic in the fountains at Kauffman Stadium.

FOX 4 spoke with McCoy the day she was released from the Jackson County jail. She admitted to being under the influence of alcohol.

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