Virginia police are investigating what appears to be an attack on Sen. Mark Warner’s (D-VA) regional office in Roanoke after a brick was reportedly thrown through the office’s front window before it opened Monday morning.
“This morning prior to 8 a.m., an individual threw a brick through the front office window of Sen. Warner’s Roanoke office,” Warner’s communications director Rachel Cohen said in a statement to CNN. “Thankfully due to the early hour no one was in the office at the time.
Police arrested 36-year-old James W. Trainor on Monday and charged him with felony property damage.
Violence has become commonplace in politics recently, with one politician, Maxine Waters, calling on constituents to harass her political opponents. A GOP headquarters in Nebraska was also vandalized earlier this month.
Read more at The Hill.