Vivian Fulk, the chairwoman of the Stokes County, North Carolina Democratic Party was arrested on Tuesday and charged with assault after an altercation at the Foreign Legion Hall in King.


According to the Greensboro News and Record, King Police Chief Paula May said Fulk "dumped tea on a man and kicked him in the groin."

Local Fox affiliate Channel 8 reported that the hall was being used as a polling place at the time of the incident. Fulk was arrested at 5:04 p.m. and charged with one count of felony simple assault.

She is due back in court on Dec. 9.