DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – A number of folks, together with activist Dominique Alexander, had been detained Saturday following an incident at a rally in Downtown Dallas.
The incident was captured on video and confirmed Alexander, additionally the president of the Subsequent Era Motion Community, and a bunch of counter-protesters strolling as much as a rally. Alexander was then seen being compelled again by an individual, which then led to a bodily altercation between the 2.
The incident occurred throughout a Rescue America rally on the Fundamental Road Backyard Park within the downtown space. In accordance with its web site, the group holds rallies “pushing again on the unconventional Left.”
Police stated a number of folks had been detained and brought to the division’s headquarters for questioning. In accordance with police, the folks detained acquired citations for the incident.
Nonetheless, police later stated Alexander was arrested for excellent warrants.
Supporters of Alexander might be seen outdoors the headquarters via the afternoon and into the night, calling for his launch.
Police are asking anybody who witnessed the incident to name 469.682.1172.