WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Brad Parscale, former campaign manager for US President Donald Trump, has resigned from leadership position after being arrested at his Florida home, a campaign official said Wednesday.
Parscale was arrested by police at his home in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, after they received a report from his wife, Candice, over concerns that he might harm himself.
Parscale had been Trump̵
He switched to the campaign’s digital efforts, producing ads to help Trump ahead of the November 3rd election.
Parscale said in a statement to Politico that he was withdrawing from re-election efforts and receiving help for what he called “overwhelming stress” for him and his family.
Reporting by Steve Holland; Arrangement by Michael Perry