Man Charged With Battery After Pushing Coach at Chicago Gym in Mask Dispute

A gym visitor in Edgewater, Illinois, was charged with battery after he was caught on tape shoving an employee during a confrontation about wearing a face mask on February 11.

Viral video shared by Leo Mikulich shows a man with a mask on his chin, later identified by police as Anthony Myers, shoving and berating coach Adrian Aguilar during a dispute that lasted hours, local media reported.

Myers faces misdemeanor charges of trespassing and battery, and is scheduled to appear in court on April 6, according to local news reports. Credit: Leo Mikulich via Storyful