‘The Wire’ Actor Wendell Pierce Arrested After Allegedly Attacking a Woman for Supporting Bernie Sanders

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Actor Wendell Pierce, most known for his role as Bunk Moreland in the HBO series “The Wire,” was arrested Saturday night after he allegedly attacked a woman for being a Bernie Sanders supporter.

grabbed a woman’s hair and smacked her head for backing Sanders, sources told TMZ.

He’d been at the Loews Hotel talking with the woman and her boyfriend at about 3:30 a.m. on Saturday when the discussion turned to an argument in which he allegedly grabbed a woman’s hair and smacked her head for supporting Bernie Sanders.

Atlanta police arrested Hillary-supporting Pierce and charged him with battery.

He was booked into Fulton County jail before being released on a $1,000 bond.

 

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