On Monday, Raleigh television station WRAL reported that investigators with the Cumberland County, North Carolina, Sheriff’s Office are considering filing a charge of inciting a riot against GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump.
Last week, Trump visited Concord and Fayetteville in rallies that attracted thousands of attendees. During the rally in Fayetteville, a protester was assaulted as he was escorted from Crown Coliseum by police. A Linden man was later charged in the incident, and Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office investigators said Monday that they are considering filing a charge of inciting a riot against Trump. …
The man who threw the punch, 78-year-old John Franklin McGraw, was arrested for throwing the punch, WRAL said.