This could just be a coincidence between the images of Sayoc's van being revealed and this incident but it is just another example of Trump's dangerous rhetoric towards his opponents filtering down to his supporters regardless of the recent threats made to people's lives.
Trump did make reference to the arrest of the 56-year-old suspect from Florida and called on Americans to unify in these uncertain times.
We must show the world that we are united together in peace and love and harmony as fellow American citizens.
There is no country like our country and every day we are showing the world just how truly great we are.
However, as his speech went on his language turned more critical with jibes being aimed at the Democrats, 'globalists', the media and more promotion of his 'America First' ideals.
Racist? Racist? Why is that [saying America First] racist?
Here we are, I think, does everyone in this room agree? You’re living in America. America first, right?
Every citizen benefits when we stop foreign countries cheating our workers. That’s what they’ve been doing, you know?
They’re called globalists. They like the globe. I like the globe too but we have to take care of our people.
This prompted further calls from the audience which included 'George Soros' and 'lock 'em up.'
When Trump referenced the caravan of refugees in Mexico it was greeted with boos and cries of 'build that wall.'
On a day when a domestic terrorist is arrested for sending at least a dozen pipe bombs to American citizens, Young… https://t.co/ACTxNccHDF