Who Is Police Officer Jeann Lugo? Providence Officer Accused Of Punching Woman At Abortion Protest


Jeann Lugo this name has been lately Running around social media and media, this name is creating a lot of buzzes all around lately. In today’s article we will tell you all about Jeann Lugo and why is he buzzing all over. Jeann Lugo is a former police officer from Rhode Island. Lately, he has been in the headlines for all the negative and wrong reasons. The former police officer has been accused of punching a woman Democratic candidate during the ongoing protest against Abortion rights scrapped. Reports have stated that accused Jeann Lugo was off duty during the time he punched the Democratic Woman Candidate.

The assaulted victim is a Democratic state senate candidate Jennifer Rourke, she is also the chairwoman of the Rhode Island Political cooperative. Jennifer Rourke took it to Twitter and posted a video of her alleged assault by the officer Jeann Lugo. She accused Jeann Lugo of assaulting her by punching her face during the protest march. Jeann Lugo has been also been running for office for the Republican party. Jennifer wrote on her Twitter that her republican opponent violently assaulted her in the protest March yesterday.

Who Is Police Officer Jeann Lugo?

She further continued and wrote that this is what a Black woman running for office. Jennifer also wrote that this attack on her wouldn’t break her. She also stated she won’t give up even after the assault. According to various media reports, Jeann has not denied punching the Democratic candidate, but he has clarified that this incident happened very quickly. He further clarified himself and stated that he jumped into the protest to save someone who was being attacked by the group of protesters.

Although, Jeann didn’t state his comments immediately after the incident. He released his comments on these assault allegations after some time. Jennifer has stated that she never met or interacted with Lugo and she didn’t even know that he would be present there. She also stated that she is so disappointed that he chose the way of violence. Jennifer further continued and stated that Lugo is a police officer and he has been trained for de-escalating, but he did completely the opposite of what he has been trained as an officer.

According to further reports, Jeann Lugo has announced that he will not be running for office this fall. Jean announced this news on his official Twitter account. Reports have further claimed that Jeann Lugo has been charged with assaulting Jennifer and he has also been sacked from his position. Netizens are bashing him on social media and criticizing him for his actions against Jennifer. For all the latest national and international updates, news and information stay tuned with us.

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