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Man Charged With Assaulting An Elderly Woman At Swampscott Trump Rally

Swampscott police officers stand between supporters of President Donald Trump and the Black Lives Matter movement as tensions start to run high during a rally, Saturday, on Humphrey Street. (Spenser Hasak)
SWAMPSCOTT — The weekly Monument Square Trump rallies, which appeared to have cooled down in recent weeks, were back in full force this weekend, culminating in the arrest of a anti-Trump protester who reportedly punched an an elderly Trump supporter in the chest. Ernst Jean-Jacques Jr., 32, of  Haverhill, was charged with assault and battery…

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