Actor Wendell Pierce Was Arrested For Battery
|Actor Wendell Pierce Was Arrested For Battery|
Pierce was in Atlanta when he struck up a conversation with a man and his girlfriend at the Loews Hotel. At some point, the casual conversation began to shift into politics.
Pierce’s alleged actions adds to what has become a violent political race to the White House. Most of the violent incidents have occurred during political events hosted by presidential hopeful Donald Trump.
Trump has advised many of his supporters to retaliate against protesters and they have responded with physical attacks.
According to TMZ, around 3:30 a.m. Pierce was speaking to a woman and her boyfriend outside of the hotel when the conversation turned political.
TMZ then said an argument ensued and the confrontation became physical.