Trump Supporter Caught on Video Punching Protester’s Face During North Carolina Rally

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Seems like Donald Trump supporters are passionate. So passionate, they literally punch people in the face.

A video surfaced Thursday of a Trump supporter punching a protester in the face at the Republican presidential frontrunner’s rally in North Carolina. The unidentified white man, who was also wearing a cowboy hat, walked down the aisle and suckered-punched an African-American protester, later identified as Rakeem Jones.

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Before the fracas, Jones appeared to be waving his middle finger at the crowd on his way out. Seconds later, Jones was on the receiving end of a punch. Jones said that the Cumberland County officers failed to protect him during the attack and detained him. “The police jumped on me like I was the one swinging,” he told The Washington Post. This isn’t the first time violence has broken out at a Trump event. The presidential candidate is on the record saying he would like to knock out one of the protesters during a rally held in Las Vegas last month.

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