Police searching for 2 women accused of attacking Trump supporter in Fall River

Posted 14 days ago

From WHDH.COM

FALL RIVER, MASS. (WHDH) - Police are turning to the public for help tracking down two women who allegedly attacked a supporter of President Donald Trump in Fall River last week.

Officers responding to a report of an assault and battery in the area of South Main and Hall streets on Oct. 8 spoke with a woman who claimed that she was attacked by two other women for flying Trump flags on her vehicle, according to the Fall River Police Department.

The women pulled up to the victim’s vehicle, exchanged words about the flags, and then violently assaulted her as her daughter looked on from the backseat, Fall River Police Lt. Jay Huard said.

“She tried to de-escalate the situation... (Read more)