Posted BY: Jasmine | NwoReport

A CONGRESSMAN was attacked with a knife while giving a speech at a campaign event in New York on Thursday night.

Photos show the chaos that ensued when someone jumped on stage, started yelling, and then pulled a blade out on Rep Lee Zeldin.

Zeldin, a Republican candidate for New York State Governor, was giving a speech in Perinton on Thursday when he was confronted.

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“Someone tried to stab me on stage during this evening’s rally,” Zeldin said.

“But fortunately, I was able to grab his wrist and stop him for a few moments until others tackled him.”

Witnesses described seeing the attacker wrestle with Zeldin before taking out a blade.

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