On Friday, it was introduced that Paul Pelosi, the husband of Home Speaker, Nancy Pelosi, was hospitalized after being severely overwhelmed with a hammer after an intruder broke into their San Francisco residence.
Based on the Related Press, the intruder was reportedly in search of Nancy as he shouted, “The place is Nancy, the place is Nancy?” Police arrived on the residence shortly after 2 am the place they discovered Paul, 82, and the suspect, who has been recognized as David Depape, 42. Police Chief William Scott stated that each males grabbed onto the hammer, and Depape yanked it from Pelosi and started to beat him with it.
Pelosi was taken to Zuckerberg San Francisco Common Hospital after he suffered blunt drive trauma and was struck a number of occasions within the head.
The precise particulars of Pelosi’s situation weren’t shared, however a spokesperson did say that he would get better.
Nancy Pelosi was in Washington on the time of the assault as she was scheduled to seem at an occasion with Vice President Harris on Saturday. She has since canceled her look.
A motive for the assault continues to be beneath investigation. Nevertheless, the AP studies that three individuals with data in regards to the investigation spoke on situation of anonymity and shared that Depape focused Nancy and Paul Pelosi’s residence.
Vice President Harris spoke out in regards to the assault and stated,
Doug and I are appalled by the assault on Paul Pelosi, Speaker Pelosi’s husband. Your complete Pelosi household is in our hearts and we want him a speedy restoration.
— Vice President Kamala Harris (@VP) October 28, 2022
CNN studies that Depape posted a number of memes and conspiracy theories on social media that have been in relation to Covid vaccines, the 2020 election, and the January sixth assault on the Capitol. These posts have been made by Fb, which has since been eliminated.
Family members did affirm that the account the place the memes and conspiracy theories have been posted, did belong to Depape, and that he had been estranged from the household for a while.
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