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Video: Protester arrested after witnesses say he assaulted Trump fan
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Video: Protester arrested after witnesses say he assaulted Trump fan

Video: Protester arrested after witnesses say he assaulted Trump fan
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Video: Protester arrested after witnesses say he assaulted Trump fan

Video posted on youtube by Laura Loomer shows a man in a F-trump t-shirt being cuffed and frisked by Orlando police Tuesday, after he allegedly assaulted a Trump supporter who was waiting in line outside the Amway Center.

The video was taken by Illoominate Media reporter, Jacob Engels who can be heard saying “plenty of witnesses saw you kick the other person.”

Another witness can be heard saying  “ It’s not funny now, huh?”

App users click here to watch the video

Thousands of people crowded into downtown Orlando to support the presidents re-election bid or to protest the event.

Most were peaceful. 

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