Tensions flared after dark Saturday as pro- and anti-Trump factions clashed in Washington, D.C. — hours after the president himself made a drive-by appearance at a recount rally attended by thousands of his supporters.
In one incident, three Trump supporters were eating at a restaurant two blocks from the White House when someone set off fireworks in their direction, NBC 4 Washington reporter Shomari Stone tweeted.
Dramatic video captures the moment the projectiles zoomed over tables as some ducked or ran out of harm’s way.
Another clip captures a group of counter protesters trailing two men — identified by a witness as Trump supporters — on the sidewalk — yelling “Get the f–k out of here” and throwing water from a bottle at one of them.
Footage posted by ABC 7 in Washington also captures a biker being pushed to the ground and doused with water.
After he stood up, he raised two middle fingers at the people around