The man who allegedly attacked Sen.
"Senator Paul has five rib fractures including three displaced fractures".
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"He hadn't really talked to his neighbour in years", Robert also said that he has never seen neighbours visiting the Paul's in all these years, Paul's no doubt is very less- interactive to people.
Released on $7,500 in bail, Boucher, who was charged with misdemeanor fourth-degree assault, was ordered not to contact Paul or his family, and he is to stay 1,000 feet away, unless he's in his home (200 feet away). He is also suffering from lung contusions caused by the broken ribs, could face a several months long recovery.
The Blaze, Glenn Beck's online news site, told readers on Sunday that FBI investigators believed "the attack, which occurred Friday afternoon, was politically motivated". "This type of injury is caused by high velocity severe force", Doug Stafford, a senior adviser to Paul, said in a statement, according to multiple media reports.
Paul's communications director said he was "blindsided" by the attack.
"Two Kentuckians tell me Rand's neighborhood fracas stemmed from a dispute over some sort of planting or flora issue around the properties", Martin tweeted.
Paul's office initially downplayed the injuries as "minor".
It isn't clear when Paul will return to work since he is in considerable pain and is having difficulty getting around.
At one point, Boucher was a practicing physician, even working alongside Paul, according to his lawyer. Online records state that Boucher's party affiliation is Democrat.
When asked about a possible motive for Boucher, Hodges told Fox News that it was something they could not release, as "it is an active investigation" and that they are "bound by security measures in place for the senator". He sold his invention on QVC, the home shopping channel.
"We are working with our state and local partners to determine if there was a violation of federal law", Habich said.