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Sen. Rand Paul assaulted outside Kentucky home

05 November, 2017, 02:14 | Author: Melinda Barton
  • Report Sen. Rand Paul Assaulted In His Kentucky Home

According to the Bowling Green Daily News, Paul suffered minor injury following the assault, but circumstances surrounding the incident and his injuries are now unknown.

Paul's office did not immediately respond to BuzzFeed News request for comment, but a spokeswoman for the senator told the Bowling Green Daily News, "Senator Paul is fine".

Rand Paul suffered a minor injury Friday when he was "blindsided" and assaulted outside his home, police said.

Police arrested 59-year-old Rene Boucher in connection with the attack.

According to the Warren County Regional Jail's website, Boucher remained in jail as of Saturday afternoon with a bond of $5,000.


H/T: Read the full Washington Post article.

The KSP news release said troopers were called to the Paul residence at 3:21 p.m. Friday. According to the neighbor, Paul and Boucher share a corner adjacent to their homes and they have been embroiled in an ongoing feud.

A man has been arrested and charged with assaulting and injuring U.S. Sen.

Police are still investigating the circumstances surrounding the alleged assault, CNN reports.

An investigation continues, police said.

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