Rubio Supporter, Alleged Former White Supremacist Brutally Crushed in Hialeah

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An alleged former white supremacist as soon as generally known as the “Cuban Accomplice” was severely overwhelmed whereas canvassing for Sen. Marco Rubio’s marketing campaign final evening in Hialeah.

Christopher Monzon was strolling by Amelia Earhart Park in Hialeah on Sunday evening, October 23, when he was assaulted by a gaggle of males, in response to Vince Medel, president of the Miami Springs Republican Membership.

Monzon has served as vp of the Miami Springs Republican Membership and is a former member of the white nationalist group Florida League of the South.

Medel says that one heavy-set assailant inflicted most of Monzon’s accidents throughout the assault, which left Monzon’s face lacerated and severely bruised. Monzon is at the moment being handled at HCA Florida Kendall Hospital.

“He’s resting proper now,” Medel tells New Instances. “I am right here along with his father.”

The Hialeah Police Division confirms that it has arrested 22-year-old Javier Jesus Lopez and charged him with aggravated assault in reference to the incident.

A police report provided to New Instances signifies that Lopez confronted Monzon on East sixtieth Avenue whereas Monzon was handing out flyers. Lopez allegedly mentioned, “You may’t cross by right here. That is my neighborhood.” Throughout an argument that adopted, Lopez grabbed Monzon and “proceeded to slam him” in opposition to the bottom, in response to the report, whereupon he continued beating the defenseless Monzon within the face. (The report is connected under.)

In a tweet posted Monday morning concerning the incident, Sen. Marco Rubio famous that the canvasser, whom he didn’t determine by title, was sporting a Rubio t-shirt and Ron DeSantis hat when he was attacked. The senator claimed the person was informed by his attackers that Republicans weren’t welcome within the neighborhood.

In accordance with Rubio, the sufferer suffered inner bleeding and a damaged jaw.

Rubio’s spokesperson didn’t instantly reply to New Instances’ requests for remark.

In its present kind, the Hialeah police report doesn’t point out a political dispute, nor does it point out that Lopez focused Monzon as a result of Monzon is a Republican.

In a 2021 interview with the Each day Dot, Monzon, who was operating for a seat on the Hialeah Metropolis Council on the time, claimed to have resigned from the white nationalist group League of the South in 2018 after 5 years with the outfit. He informed the Each day Dot he regretted utilizing slurs in opposition to Black and Jewish individuals throughout his time with the group.

Monzon was arrested in August 2017 after lunging at a crowd with a Accomplice flag throughout a Accomplice street-name protest in Hollywood, in response to a police report. He was charged with assault with a lethal weapon.

He additionally was recognized as an attendee of the lethal 2017 Unite the Proper rally a couple of weeks earlier in Charlottesville. In accordance with the New York Instances, Monzon maintained on-line ties to a few of his League of the South associates throughout his failed metropolis council bid.

Hatewatch has documented a sequence of virulently bigoted on-line messages allegedly posted by Monzon.

New Instances and different members of the media tried to interview Monzon and his household in his hospital room on October 24 with approval from the hospital’s media division. Former and present members of the Vice Metropolis Proud Boys had been on the hospital and refused to grant entry to the room.



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