Days after Rep. Maxine Waters (D-CA) was confronted by conservative activist Laura Loomer, charges have been filed against the controversial congresswoman. Loomer is filing charges of assault after Waters allegedly hit her hand and pushed her camera down.
Yesterday when I confronted her on Capitol Hill, she ASSAULTED me. She hit my hand, then she swatted me in the face twice w/ her papers. I’m pressing charges against her. https://t.co/t6GiTwI97x
— Laura Loomer (@LauraLoomer) June 27, 2018
Loomer explained why she filed the charges:
“Today I filed a police report in Washington, D.C. to press charges against Congresswoman Maxine Waters for assaulting me.
“When I confronted her regarding her call for targeted harassment of Trump administration officials, Ms. Waters assaulted me 3 times. She hit my hand to try to knock my phone out of my hand, and then she hit me in the face with her papers twice.”
Loomer also posted the police report number: