Skip to comments.Report: McKinney struck officer with 'closed fist'
Posted on 04/18/2006 6:24:11 PM PDT by blogblogginaway
The official police report on Rep. Cynthia McKinney's clash with a Capitol Hill police officer three weeks ago says the DeKalb County congresswoman struck the officer "in his chest with (a) closed fist."
The "event report" obtained Tuesday by the Atlanta Journal-Constitution describes the altercation as an assault on a police officer. The officer involved in the incident, identified as Paul McKenna, filed the report with his supervisors immediately after the incident occurred at 8:55 a.m. March 29.
The report for the first time provides specific details of what happened when McKenna tried to stop McKinney from going around a security checkpoint at a House office building.
(Excerpt) Read more at ajc.com ...
It seems it has been added to since and was first posted in this format on Freerepublic in 2005 here credited by the Lone Ranger:
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