REPRESENTATIVE Carlos Gimenez’s son was arrested for allegedly slapping a Miami city commissioner at a steakhouse on Wednesday.
The incident between Carlos Gimenez Jr and Miami commissioner Alex Diaz de la Portilla happened at a Morton’s Steakhouse just after 2pm.
Coral Gables Police arrived on the scene to assist, according to a press release.
Alex Diaz de la Portilla released a statement about the incident via Twitter.
“It was like a flick of his wrist from behind me while I was having lunch when he cowardly approached me from behind and ran away. This guy is not known to be a very brave guy. He’s actually quite cowardly and seems to be influenced. ”
It is not clear what prompted the incident.
Gimenez Jr and the Miami de la Portilla commissioner are said to have a relationship that spanned more than ten years.
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