Video taken at a Donald Trump rally in North Carolina yesterday showed a white attendee sucker-punching a black protester who police were escorting out of the building.
The man who threw the punch has reportedly been charged:
— WRAL NEWS in NC (@WRAL) March 10, 2016
BREAKING NEWS: Man charged with assaulting a protester at Donald Trump rally in North Carolina. pic.twitter.com/gdIYjMmbsc
— Supriya (@iSupriyaS) March 10, 2016
WRAL reports that a 78-year-old man has been charged with assault and battery as well as disorderly conduct.