California prosecutor: Driver tried to kill Trump supporters

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Sep 29, 2020 6:00 PM By BRIAN MELLEY Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) — The organizer of a Southern California rally against police brutality and racism was charged with attempted murder Tuesday for driving her car into counterprotesters and running over a woman's head. Tatiana Turner deliberately drove into a crowd of President Donald Trump's supporters with the intent to kill the woman and also seriously injured a man who broke his leg, Orange County prosecutors said. “She positioned her vehicle to be used as a backup weapon and she used that vehicle as a deadly weapon, willing to injure and kill those who stood in her way,” District Attorney Todd Spitzer said in a statement. A defense lawyer said Turner tried unsuccessfully to get help from deputies Sat
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