A candidate from the St. Paul Municipal Council in Minnesota on Saturday is accused of publishing a topless photo of his alien wife on the campaign website after filing a restraining order against him for domestic abuse, reports said.
David Martinez, 38, an independent, is accused of sharing the image of his topless wife on a beach with a description of the marital conflict in the blog section of his campaign website.
"Yesterday afternoon, the Ramsey County Sheriff's Department visited me at work and I was presented with a restraining order that my wife had filed with the District Court," read the blog post, as seen by Fox News . The website has been deleted.
"Yesterday afternoon, the Ramsey County Sheriff's Department visited me at work and presented me with a restraining order that my wife had presented to the district court."
The poster accused his wife of having made and composed "most of the testimonies contained in the restraining order" that was attached to the post. "I am shocked and amazed that someone can invent a story just to drive someone out of their home and take the children away."
He told KARE11 on Sunday that his campaign blog and social media accounts were hacked.
According to The Star Tribune, his wife's affidavit claims that he physically attacked on July 4 in the basement while the children were upstairs, claiming he followed her into the laundry room, grabbed her for the neck and pushed it in.
The wife said she left the house after Martinez threatened to throw her out physically. He later called the police to take the children with them and collect personal items.
"I became more and more frightened and concerned about David's behavior and I fear for myself and our children," he said, according to the newspaper, "he became more erratic, verbally violent and conflicted, describing his behavior how 'upsetting' "" I became more and more scary and worried about David's behavior and I'm scared for myself and our children … He became more erratic, verbally violent and conflicted. his behavior as "upset". "
The wife noted that Martinez acquired a bat and a BB gun in case" someone comes face to face. "
St Paul Mayor Melvin Carter on Sunday invited Martinez to abandon the race following the controversy, according to reports from Twin Cities Pioneer Press.
"David Martinez's behavior is disturbing and has no place in our city," Carter said in a statement. I wish the best for your family and the whole community as we recover from the damage caused by your acts. Should immediately abandon the tender of the city council. "
Martinez was also detained and banned for a year by the Target Field stadium on July 6 for destructive behavior, and a day before he was arrested and banned from George Latimer's Central Library for a month, the Tribune reported.  The candidate shared a video of his meeting with the security guards of the stadium filmed on his cell phone, stating that he was "assaulted by the security team."
of color does not participate in the Minnesota Twins baseball games! " he said of the video: Martinez is of Puerto Rican origin.