The suspect arrested over the hit-and-run attack against “Freedom Convoy” protesters in Winnipeg last Friday is reportedly a member of Antifa in Canada.
42 year old David Alexander Zegarac faces numerous charges in relation to the incident, including four counts of assault with a weapon, failing to stop at the scene of an accident and dangerous operation of a vehicle causing bodily harm.
Breaking: The suspect who allegedly rammed #FreedomConvoy protesters & tried escaping in Winnipeg has been identified as an #Antifa member. I investigated David Zegarac. He's a leader in the antifa punk scene & was accused of grooming & raping a young girl.https://t.co/gcPPvlkCVy— Andy Ngô 🏳️🌈 (@MrAndyNgo) February 7, 2022
In a New York Post article Andy Ngo reports that “Zegarac was well-known as the frontman and vocalist of several Antifa punk bands since the early 2000s” and was vocal about his radical politics and his veganism.
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Ngo also notes that “On Zegarac’s Facebook, he has mocked anti-mandate protesters and in one post from November 2020, wrote, “I dont know why folk are hating on masks….I love mine.”
A Canadian police spokesman said in a news conference Saturday that they couldn’t speak to the driver’s motivations.
Psaki blames the Freedom Convoy for having "direct impacts on citizens lives and livelihoods." pic.twitter.com/m9sVEdXIwL— MRCTV (@mrctv) February 11, 2022