Florida congressman assaulted outside town hall meeting in Pensacola

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PENSACOLA, Fla. (WKRG) — Matt Gaetz was allegedly assaulted while leaving the Brew Ha Ha town hall meeting on Saturday, June 1. 

Video taken by a Brew Ha Ha employee appears to show someone throws a drink at Gaetz’s back as he exited a building and walked through protestors. 

Police say 25-year-old Amanda L. Kondrat’yev was quickly detained and arrested with no further incident.

Police say she was protesting the town hall. 

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