CEDAR FALLS, Iowa (KCRG-TV9) -- People who support and oppose some of President Donald Trump's actions protested in the same area of Cedar Falls Sunday, near Congressman Rod Blum's office at 515 Main Street.
Groups of people rallied both for and against Pres. Donald Trump's immigration policies in Cedar Falls, Iowa on Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017. Police arrested one man for tackling another person when the two groups clashed. (Jordee Kalk/KCRG-TV9)
In total, the protests lasted for about 45 minutes.
Several groups in the Cedar Valley originally planned the protest to show support for Muslim immigrants. An idea that was very welcoming to some in the community.
"Especially wearing a hijab. You're a target in public and you think twice about the plans when you go out, especially with your kids," Brandi Ananzah said.
But others were not as welcoming to the protest, so Cedar Valley Patriots for Christ decided to host its own counter-protest.
"I'm here to protest the protestors that want to allow everyone in," Larry Wyckoff said.
But what started as a peaceful protest, ended shortly after one man was taken into custody.
The Cedar Falls Police Department says a group of people on one side of the street rushed to the other side and one person tackled a Trump supporter. That person was taken into custody. The police department says this man was probably intoxicated and likely will face an assault charge