Man allegedly kills pro-Trump boss after argument, throws American flag on his body

ABC7 New York | 1/22/2020 | Staff
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A construction worker in Florida has been accused of murdering his pro-Trump boss with a trowel after a political argument on the construction site where they both worked and then throwing an American flag on the man's body.

The incident occurred on Monday morning at approximately 10:30 a.m. when emergency dispatchers received a call from co-workers saying that Mason Trever Toney, 28, had stabbed and killed their boss, 28-year-old William Steven Knight on the Florida Turnpike job site, according to the arrest affidavit obtained by ABC News' Orlando affiliate WFTV.

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The Orange County Sheriff's Office says that the murder appears related to a political dispute between the men. Knight was a big supporter of President Donald Trump while Toney was anti-government.

"[Toney is] anti-government and very outspoken about his beliefs that the government is bad...
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