Authorities Say Attack On Senator Rand Paul Was Politically Motivated

The attack on Rand Paul at his home in Kentucky was apparently politically motivated. The guy tackled him while he was mowing his lawn and he suffered several broken ribs.

The Daily Wire reported:

Authorities Claim Sen. Rand Paul Attack Was ‘Politically Motivated’

The FBI told local Kentucky media early Sunday that an assault that left Republican Sen. Rand Paul injured and reeling was “politically motivated.”

According to WNKY, a Kentucky NBC affiliate, authorities and Paul’s neighbors believe Rene Boucher attacked Paul over his ideological leanings. The FBI, the local news organization says, has confirmed the motive.

Boucher is a registered Democrat, according to voter rolls, updated in March of 2017.

POLL: Do You Think Trump Was The Real Winner Of The Election?

Completing this poll entitles you to ProTrumpNews updates free of charge. You may opt out at anytime with a single click. Here's the Privacy Policy.

Boucher, who reportedly lives down the street from Paul, assaulted the senator while Paul was mowing his lawn. Paul, who was wearing earplugs, stepped off his ride-on mower to handle something on the ground when Boucher attacked.

Senator Paul tweeted the following message about the attack:

Trending: REPORT: CNN Is Closing Its Center In Atlanta, Georgia

After the shooting attack on Rep. Steve Scalise, Republicans have to be very careful. The unhinged left is acting out and they’re not rational.


Join the conversation!

We have no tolerance for comments containing violence, racism, profanity, vulgarity, doxing, or discourteous behavior. If a comment is spam, instead of replying to it please hover over that comment, click the ∨ icon, and mark it as spam. Thank you for partnering with us to maintain fruitful conversation.

Sorry. No data so far.