Conservative News Reporter Filed Charges After He Allegedly Grabbed Her Arm
Donald Trump's Campaign Manager Corey Lewandowski has been charged with simple battery in a case involving a now-former Breitbart reporter, Michelle Fields. Fields filed charges against Lewandowski, saying that on March 8 he grabbed her arm and left bruises while she was trying to cover the Trump campaign. The arrest was made just after 8:00 AM EDT.
Lewandowski appears in the above photo, on the left, to Donald Trump's right.
JUST IN: Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski charged in alleged battery of Breitbart reporter.â€” ABC News Politics (@ABCPolitics) March 29, 2016
Here's image from security video showing Lewandowski grabbing Fields: pic.twitter.com/0OrUjwKD9iâ€” Michael Calderone (@mlcalderone) March 29, 2016
The Trump campaign has already issued a statement:
Statement from the Trump campaign on Lewandowski arrest pic.twitter.com/tGaBozCjkXâ€” Gabby Morrongiello (@gabriellahope_) March 29, 2016
This article has been updated to correct that Lewandowski was charged but not arrested.Â
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