Paul Pelosi Attacker Charged With Assault, Attempted Kidnapping

Paul Pelosi

At a glance

  • Authorities charged Paul Pelosi attacker, David DePape, with attempted kidnapping and assaulting a family member of a public official in retaliation for their official performance.
  • He faces a prospective 30 years in prison on the assault charge and 20 if convicted for attempted kidnapping, per NBC News.
  • DePape allegedly entered the Pelosi household last week seeking House Speaker Nancy Pelosi. Authorities explained that a 911 dispatcher interpreted Paul Pelosi speaking through “code” and informed law enforcement, who reportedly witnessed a violent exchange between DePape and Pelosi.

Top News Stories