Scott Leader, 38, and his brother, Steve Leader, 30, are being held in jail without bond after beating and urinating on a homeless illegal man in Boston this week.
The suspect told police, “Trump was right. All these illegals need to be deported.”
Scott and Steve Leader were arrested this week.
Donald Trump weighed in on the beating.
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Boston incident is terrible. We need energy and passion, but we must treat each other with respect. I would never condone violence.
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) August 21, 2015
Trump said it was terrible the man was assaulted.
Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump said Friday he “would never condone violence” after Boston police said two men beat a homeless man while making anti-immigrant statements.
“Donald Trump was right,” the two men said, according to police, as they beat the man with a metal pipe and then urinated on him. “All these illegals need to be deported.”
Trump tweeted on Friday that the incident was “terrible.”