LAPD Searches for Trump Supporter Harassed After Allegedly Making Racial Slurs in Hollywood

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Los Angeles police are searching for a Trump supporter who was harassed by a crowd and apparently bumped to the ground in Hollywood this week after making what were described as racial slurs.

A video taken Thursday and uploaded to YouTube showed the unidentified female supporter, wearing dark glasses and a gray hoodie, sitting silently on Hollywood Boulevard near Highland Avenue, apparently to protect Trump’s star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. The original video has since been removed from YouTube.

Earlier this week, James Lambert Otis was arrested by Los Angeles police on suspicion of felony vandalism for allegedly using a pickax to demolish the Republican presidential nominee’s star.

The videotape showed the woman displaying several pro-Trump signs that complained about immigrants without legal status and blasted President Obama for purportedly selling out African Americans. A heavyset man with glasses and tattoos then moved in to tear up her signs, leading her to push back at him and fall to the ground.

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