A Massachusetts snow plow driver is dealing with costs after allegedly focusing on a bunch of Donald Trump protesters on Monday.
The group was protesting on the Falmouth Village Inexperienced in regards to the president’s determination to declare a nationwide emergency to construct the southern border wall, when the plow driver deliberately drove by, spraying the group with slush, protesters stated.
“I used to be horrified,” Jane Fitzpatrick advised CBS Information. “As quickly as I noticed the truck come from there and head in the direction of us, it was clear that he was driving proper in the direction of us.”
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Video reveals the truck dashing by and spraying a wall of water and slush in the direction of the group.
“The wall of water and ice that went over us was like 10 toes tall,” Jon Goldman stated. “He was going quick, he gunned it!”’
Falmouth police Lt. Douglas DeCosta advised the Cape Cod Instances that the driving force faces costs of disorderly conduct and assault and will probably be summoned to court docket to reply to these costs.
DeCosta advised the newspaper the driving force, recognized as John C. Pimental, 31, is a contractor who clears snow for the city however was not assigned the route the place the incident occurred.
“The typical age of people that come out is over 65; I’m 72 myself,” protest organizer Sandra Faiman-Silva advised the Instances. “We come out to peacefully display. Often individuals give us the finger, honk their horns or yell and gesture. We’ve seen some hostility, however nothing like this.”
No accidents had been reported.
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