SENATOR Rand Paul has released a statement regarding the stabbing of one of his associates.
Glynn Neal, a 42-year-old from Southeast, DC, was arrested and charged with assault with intent to kill, according to the Metropolitan Police Department.
The Kentucky Republican expressed his shock at hearing news of the incident and prayed for the victim.
“This past weekend, a member of my workforce was brutally assaulted in broad daylight in Washington, DC,” the statement said.
Paul recognized the tremendous work done by law enforcement and healthcare workers responding to the attack.
“I ask you to pray with Kelley and I for a speedy and full recovery and to thank the first responders, hospital staff and police for their hard work,” he continued.
The senator added his office was relieved that the suspect had been arrested.
“At this time we are asking for privacy so everyone can focus on healing and recovery,” Paul concluded.
https://www.the-sun.com/news/7732242/senator-rand-paul-staffer-attacked/ US Senator Rand Paul breaks the silence after an employee was “brutally assaulted” with a knife in broad daylight as the suspect was arrested