5 Middle Schoolers Threw a Wood Block at Trump's Motorcade. Now They're Learning a Hard Lesson
His security detail successfully completed the transfer. However, it was not without incident.
CBS12 reported that while driving down Southern Boulevard, one of the vehicles was struck by a “small, hard” object.
After completing the motorcade, several members returned to the scene to search for suspects and the item, as disclosed by the Daily Mail.
Police later identified the object as a 2“ by 4” inch wood block, and addressed the situation on its Facebook page:
The post, in part, read:
“The investigation determined that a juvenile from a local middle school confessed to throwing the 2 x 4 (see attached) at the motorcade. The juvenile also implicated four additional students that were involved for a total of five.”
The five local middle school kids now face charges that will be filed with the Palm Beach County States Attorney's Office.