Man with ‘Faggots Vote Democrat’ sign and gun at polling station escapes charges
A man who turned up at a Texas polling station with a handgun and a sign saying ‘Faggots Vote Democrat’ won’t face any charges.
The man was briefly detained by police, but later released without charges because there wasn’t enough evidence that he had violated a law banning firearms within 100 feet of a polling station.
The unidentified man was set up outside a polling station in Spring, Texas with his sign, wearing a Glock handgun on his hip.
At first police didn’t intervene, but eventually they questioned the man, and even detained him in a squad car for a few minutes.
But less than an hour after police first questioned him, it was announced that he was being released without charges.
That’s because the district attorney’s office had insufficient evidence that he had gone within 100 feet of the polling station with his gun, which would have violated Texas law.
Amazingly, he wasn’t even the strangest Trump supporter at the Imperial Oaks polling station.
Another man appeared in a Trump mask, a ‘Make America Great Again’ hat and a glam rock outfit and danced around the polling station chanting “Build that wall!” and “Trump, Trump, Trump!”
This Trump/KISS guy took pics with kids a bit after thrusting his hips toward female reporter. Said he's just here in Spring Tx to have fun pic.twitter.com/fM99JwlpDX
— Andrew Kragie (@AndrewKragie) November 8, 2016
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