Leftist College Professor Arrested for Brutally Attacking Trump Supporter with Bike Lock

A left-wing college professor who brutally attacked an unsuspecting Trump supporter by hitting him over the head with a metal bike lock has been arrested and charged with Assault with Deadly Weapon. His bond was set at $200,000.

Here is video of the incident:


From SFGate:

A 28-year-old former East Bay community college professor was arrested for a brutal bike-lock attack amid a clash between President Trump supporters and radical left demonstrators last month in Berkeley, officials said Thursday.

Video of the April 15 assault exploded on right-wing websites in the days following the clash as scores of cybersleuths began identifying Eric Clanton as the masked man seen bashing a Trump backer in the head, causing serious bleeding.

Clanton was arrested early Wednesday morning in Oakland and booked in the Berkeley Jail on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon that is not a firearm. He is being held on $200,000 bond and is due in court at 9 a.m. Friday.

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