Police arrested Bethesda bicyclist identified as Anthony Brennan who allegedly assaulted a child who was posting George Floyd flyers at Capital Crescent Trail on June 1, 2020 near the Dalecarlia Tunnel in Bethesda. The incident caught in a viral video shows the man approaching the young girl and forcibly rips a flyer from her hand.
Those accompanying the girl can be heard shouting, “Leave her alone. Do not touch her! She has nothing! Get off of her!” The man then grabs his bike and rushes toward a teenager taking the video until the teen falls into the bushes.
Park Police issued a statement looking for the man not who has now been identified as Anthony Brennan following his arrest on 06 June 2020.
“We are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the below individual in reference to an assault that took place this morning on the Capital Crescent Trail. Please contact Det. Lopez at 301-929-2774 with any information. Please reference case number 20001297.”
Anthony Brennan who was later arrested on 06 June 2020 was charged with three counts of 2nd-degree assault.
What Anthony Brennan does for a living is not yet known.
Anthony Brennan is 60 years old as of 2020.
Wife and Children
Anthony Brennan's wife, children and family are not yet known.
The man is white and also the children harassed are white.
Video of the incident