A mob related to left-wing Antifa activists converged on the Washington, D.C. dwelling of Fox Information host Tucker Carlson on Wednesday night time whereas chanting “racist scumbag, depart city!” and warning on social media Carlson and his household “weren’t secure.”
“BREAKING. Activists ring doorbell, maintain protest on the Washington D.C. space dwelling of @TuckerCarlson, racist, sexist, bigoted FOX Information character. Thus far nobody has opened the door,” learn a since-removed tweet by “Smash Racism DC,” which associates itself with Antifa.
The tweet included video of the chants being made outdoors Carlson’s dwelling.
“Tucker Carlson, we are going to battle! We all know the place you sleep at night time!” it added.
“Each night time you unfold worry into our properties—worry of the opposite, worry of us, and worry of them. Every night time you inform us we aren’t secure. Tonight you’re reminded that we’ve a voice,” one other tweet learn.
“Tonight, we remind you that you’re not secure both.”
The Hill reached out to Twitter on Thursday night time to inquire if the tweets and video violated firm coverage and requirements.
Shortly after midnight, the “Smash Racism DC” Twitter account had been suspended.
This is identical group that took credit score for chasing Sen. Ted CruzRafael (Ted) Edward CruzBeto lost but Texas Democrats have a lot to celebrate Overnight Defense: What the midterms mean for defense panels | Pompeo cancels North Korea meeting | Trump eyes Kim summit in early 2019 | Pentagon drops name for border mission How President Trump won last night MORE (D-Texas) and his spouse out of a Washington, D.C. restaurant in September.
According to FoxNews.com, Carlson himself was not dwelling on the time. However the host mentioned his spouse, Susie, was dwelling alone “and heard the commotion from the kitchen.”
She reportedly referred to as police and locked herself right into a pantry till legislation enforcement arrived a short while later.
Carlson advised FoxNews.com that “activists rang his doorbell, broke his oak door and one protester was apparently caught on safety video mentioning a pipe bomb.”
The Hill has reached out to Washington, D.C. police for remark.