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US Senator Rand Paul assaulted at his home in Kentucky

06 November, 2017, 01:11 | Author: Priscilla Morrison
  • KSP: Sen. Rand Paul victim of assault

Kentucky State Police responded to the residence of Senator Rand Paul in Warren County following a reported assault.

"‪Kelley and I appreciate the overwhelming support after Friday's unfortunate event", Paul wrote on social media Sunday morning. "Thank you for your thoughts and prayers".

Republican Senator Rand Paul was the victim of a physical assault in his Kentucky home, suffering minor injuries.

According to the Warren County Regional Jail's website, Boucher remained in jail as of Saturday afternoon with a bond of $5,000. Rand Paul (R-KY) speaks at a campaign event at Drake University on January 28, 2016 in Des Moines, Iowa. "Senator Paul is fine". "Day by day", he added.

The FBI has reportedly launched an investigation to establish if the attack was politically motivated.




A man has been arrested and charged with assaulting and injuring U.S. Sen. He worked at several local medical facilities through the years, according to public health records.

However, Boucher is an anesthesiologist and pain specialist in Bowling Green, who developed a product called Therm-a-Vest.

"He was active on social media and said some negative things about the Republican agenda", Jones said.

CNN was unable to reach a representative of Boucher on Saturday night.

Boucher admitted to tackling Paul, the criminal complaint says. Senator Paul and Boucher share a corner adjacent to their homes.

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