A 46-year-old man driving a car with an Anti-Trump bumper sticker has been charged after plowing his 2015 Volkswagen Jetta into a 'New England For Trump' merch store.
This happened on Thursday in Easton, Massachusetts, and the driver of the vehicle, Sean Flaherty, was charged with reckless operation of a motor vehicle and malicious destruction of property.
The Easton, Massachusetts Police Department posted the video on their Facebook page with the following statement.
"At approximately 5:10 pm on Thursday June 16, 2022, Easton Police Officers were dispatched to 620 Washington Street (Route 138) for a reported vehicle crash into a building.
Upon arrival, officers discovered that a 2015 Volkswagen Jetta had crashed into the New England for Trump store located at the west end of the building.
The vehicle was operated by Sean Flaherty, age 46, of Raynham, MA, who was later transported to Good Samaritan Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries. One employee who had been in the store at the time, was not injured during the crash.
At this time Flaherty has been charged reckless operation of a motor vehicle and malicious destruction of property. (Additional charges may follow)
A request was also made to the Registry of Motor Vehicles to revoke Flaherty's license as an immediate threat.
The crash was investigated by Officer Chris Aker.
Deputy Chief Keith Boone
Easton Police Department"