Newsclip®: [Entertainment] Wendell Pierce arrested for allegedly hitting female Bernie Sanders supporter | New York Post

"A Hillary Clinton-loving actor got into a violent political argument with a female Bernie Sanders supporter — and allegedly wound up hitting the woman in the head outside an Atlanta hotel, according to a report. Wendell Pierce, who starred in the crime drama “The Wire,” was arrested on battery charges Saturday for assaulting the woman at the Loews Hotel, TMZ reported. The 52-year-old TV performer, a big Clinton fan, flew into his rage at 3:30 a.m., while discussing the 2016 presidential race with the victim and her boyfriend, the site said. Pierce lashed out — pushing the man out of the way and then grabbing the young woman by the hair and hitting her over the head. The couple then retreated to their room, where they altered hotel security. https://twitter.com/TMZ/status/731859726233829376 He was eventually released on $1,000 bond. His representative did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Pierce recently portrayed Supreme Court", nypost.com


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