A video showcasing how a black security guard violently punched a MAGA rioter outside the Capitol is going viral.
In the video, the enraged security guard punches a pro-Trump supporter outside the high-security building. As soon as the footage went viral, the woman’s own daughter publicly shamed her regarding the incident.
And now, the security guard is opening up like never before seen on why she acted in the way that she did. According to her, she says it was an act of self-defense. Therefore, she explains how she had no other choice than that. Now, she is getting slapped with charges of assault after the recent caught-on-film incident.
28-year-old Ashanti Smith went into the depth of Wednesday’s fiasco that shocked the nation’s capital. Moreover, she explains how hundreds of MAGA rioters descended in the high-security zone, with only one intention. And that intention was to spread fear and violence. On that note, she went on explaining how the MAGA mom, Therese Duke, also intended to spread violence. So, she punched her in the face, in an act of self-defense.
“I feared for my life,” she exclaimed.Moreover, she says that she kept on hearing voices that yelled, ‘Hang her, we’ll kill her, she deserves to die.
” On the other hand, media outlets shared the shocking capture from January 6th, which went viral in minutes.Viewers get a glimpse of the security guard in uniform, donning a mask and getting surrounded by a mega mob of uncontrolled protesters.
She even mentioned how Duke attempted to reach out and take away her phone too.
Therefore, that was when Smith clocked Duke in the face. “Every time I told her to stay away, she kept trying to take my mask off or take away my phone.” Smits also explained how she told the rowdy protester to stay away several times. But she failed to listen and kept entering into her personal area.
Smith also explained how so many white MAGA protesters kept abusing her verbally, referring to her with the N-word, while also accusing her of being an Antifa member.