Trump Supporter Attacks Protesters

A Trump supporter roughed up some protesters at a rally in North Carolina. Cenk Uygur, host of The Young Turks, breaks it down. Tell us what you think in the comment section below.

“Asheville, North Carolina (CNN)A man attending Donald Trump's rally here on Monday grabbed a protester by the neck and appeared to hit him in the face.

The man accosted a group of eight protesters who began shouting in the middle of Trump's rally and exchanged words with one man before grabbing him by the neck while brandishing his closed fist. The Trump supporter then swung at the protester, but it's unclear if the protester dodged the punch.

Police officers, who were stationed throughout the arena of Trump's rally, were not involved in the incident and the unidentified Trump supporter remained at the rally, but was later arrested, according to the Asheville Police Department.

"APD has taken out warrants on Thomas Vellanti Jr. for the assault which was caught on video last night at the Donald Trump Rally. #AVLPD," the police department tweeted Tuesday.”

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