Trump’s lawyer Michael van der Veen’s home vandalized
Former Presiden Donald Trump‘s impeachment lawyer Michael van der Veen’s home vandalized
The vandalism occurred around 8 p.m. on Friday at attorney Michael van der Veen’s residence in West Whiteland
Township, Pennsylvania, about 30 miles southwest of Philadelphia, according to police.
No arrests have been made, Detective Scott Pezick of the West Whiteland Township Police Department
confirmed the news on Sunday afternoon. Pezick said private security has since been hired by the
homeowner to protect the residence, and police presence has been beefed up in van der Veen’s neighborhood
He also confirmed that van der Veen’s wife reported the vandalism to police. “She came home saw it in
the driveway and called the police,” Pezick said.
He said the graffiti was the only vandalism officers found on the van der Veen’s property.
Van der Veen, a personal injury lawyer, spoke briefly of the incident during an interview Saturday on Fox News.
“My home was attacked. I’d rather not go into that,” a visibly upset van der Veen said.
He added, “My entire family, my business, my law firm are under siege right now.”
This comes after a group of demonstrators gathered over the weekend outside of van der Veen’s law office in
According to the Philadelphia Inquirer. the demonstrators called van der Veen a “fascist” and chanted,
“When van der Veen lies, what do you do? Convict. Convict,” during the demonstration.