Staffers attacked at Rep. Gerry Connolly’s district office in Virginia | USA TODAY

Two staff members who work for Rep. Gerry Connolly were hospitalized after being assaulted in the congressman’s office in Fairfax, Virginia.
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Two staff members who work for Rep. Gerry Connolly, D-Va., were hospitalized with non-life-threatening injuries after being assaulted in the congressman’s district office Monday morning, according to Connolly.

An individual with a baseball bat entered Connolly’s office and asked for the lawmaker before “committing an act of violence” against the two staff members, Connolly said in a statement released this afternoon.

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  1. I feel bad for the attacker he was probably having a bad day. I feel sorry for him.

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