TRUMP CAMPAIGN MANAGER: Charged With Battery Over Run-In with Ex-Breitbart Journalist

Can’t believe this drama has gone so far. Watch the video and decide for yourself, was this charge necessary?

Donald Trump‘s campaign manager Corey Lewandowski has been charged in the alleged battery of former Breitbart reporter Michelle Fields, local police said Tuesday morning.

The Jupiter, Fla., Police Department said Lewandowski has been charged with one count of simple battery for “intentionally” touching Fields.

Video released by the police department appears to show Lewandowski reaching his left hand between Trump and a security guard and toward Fields, holding her back as he passed her and continued following Trump through the room. The footage can be seen above.

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According to local reports, Lewandowski turned himself in to police in Jupiter, Fla., on Tuesday morning.

Police issued Lewandowski a notice to appear in court May 4, the Associated Press reported.


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