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Armed Obama protester in Virginia
Virginia tea partier arrested while protesting on a public overpass with a loaded assault rifle and handgun:
A local Tea Party member has been protesting perched above busy overpasses, with his assault rifle and semi-automatic handgun in plain sight.

He says he’s part of a grassroots movement across the country: American citizens holding signs on busy overpasses demanding President Obama’s impeachment.

Tea-partier Brandon Howard is a member of the Tri-Cities Liberty Alliance.
“We have a tyrant in office right now; he thinks he’s a king.”

VIDEO here.

Unfortunately, Virginia is apparently an open-carry state and no charges will be filed:

“There was about five or six officers,” he recollects, and “they had their weapons out, trained on me.”

“I was illegally searched, my weapons were illegally taken from me, I was illegally detained. I was publicly humiliated.”

The Hopewell police chief says no charges will be filed against Howard, and an investigation is underway to determine if officers acted appropriately.

Originally posted to Scout Finch on Wed Aug 28, 2013 at 01:34 PM PDT.

Also republished by Repeal or Amend the Second Amendment (RASA) and Shut Down the NRA.

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