A Trump-supporting man loudly harassed and assaulted a Muslim airline employee wearing a hijab at JFK Airport in New York City on Wednesday, promising that the president would “get rid of” her.
“F-ck Islam, f-ck ISIS,” Robin Rhodes said, the Daily News reported, adding that Rhodes got on his knees and pretended to pray to Mecca after kicking the Muslim Delta worker.
“Trump is here now. He will get rid of all of you,” he allegedly added. “You can ask Germany, Belgium and France about these kind of people. You will see what happens.”
Rhodes, 57, was waiting for a connecting flight to Massachusetts when he reportedly began attacking the employee, who was sitting in her office at the time. He punched the door open, which hit the back of the employee’s chair. She asked Rhodes what she had done to him.
“You did nothing, but I am going to kick your f---ing a--,” Rhodes allegedly said.
Rhodes was arrested and charged with assault, unlawful imprisonment, and menacing and harassment as hate crimes.
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