Man Who Assaulted NBC News Reporter During Ida Coverage Arrested

Reporter Shaquille Brewster was reporting from Gulfport, Mississippi when a man driving a white pickup truck began harassing him, lunging forward and screaming in Brewster’s face before the camera cut away.

54-year-old Benjamin Dagley was arrested in Dayton, OH.

He faces charges of simple assault, disturbing the peace, and violating curfew.

He was also wanted in Ohio on a previous probation violation.

What’s the craziest moment you’ve ever seen on live television?

Why do you think Bagley was harassing the reporter?

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