>>>AMERICAN LEGION RIDERS WILL GATHER OUTSIDE OF THE VFW AT 11. THEY ARE UPSET WITH THE OWNER. THECA COUPLE WAS ARRESTED OVER THE WEEKEND AND ACCUSED OF ASSAULTING A OUTSIDE OF THE AMERICAN LEGION HALL ON PORT CAROLINE ROAD.>>>ASHLEY HARDING IS AT THE RESTAURANT RIGHT NOW AND JOINING US LIVE. SO IS ANYONE SHOWED UP YET, ASHLEY?>>Reporter: KUMASI THERE ARE A FEW PEOPLE HERE EGETTING READDY GEARED UP FOR THIS. WE’RE ACTUALLY NEXT DOOR AT THE PUBLIC LIBRARY AND THAT IS JUST TO MAKE SURE EVERYTHING GOES SMOOTHLY. WE DON’T WANT TO BE ON PROPERTY JUST YET. BUT JOINING ME RIGHT NOW IS THE ORGANIZER. THIS IS MICHAEL SMITH. TALK TO ME, SIR WHAT ARE WE EXPECTING HERE TODAY?>>>IT STARTED OUT WITH ABOUT FIVE PEOPLE SITTING AROUND TALKING ABOUT DOING A PROTEST TODAY. AND NUMBERS RIGHT NOW, I CAN SEE, PROBABLY GOING TO BE 200+. WE ACTUALLY HAVE PEOPLE COMING OUT FROM OCALA.>>Reporter: THAT’S PRETTY FAR. HOW PLEASED ARE YOU BY THIS TURNOUT?>>>IF YOU LOOK AT THE FACEBOOK PAGE BOYCOTT WING DEPOT IT WENT FROM VERY SMALL, LIKE 5,000, I’M VERY PLEASED AND I’M EXPECTING A BIG CROWD TODAY.>>>RIGHT NOW I’M SEEING SIGNS TO MY LEFT. THEY TELL THE STORY OF WHY YOU THINK IS SO IMPORTANT TO DO.>>>IF YOU SEE THE WING DEPOT OWNER THE 62-YEAR-OLD VETERAN, I UNDERSTAND THAT THE OWNER OF THIS PLACE IS ALSO A VETERAN AND THE OWNER ONE SAYS YOU MESS WITH A VET, WE DON’T FORGET. A COMMUNITY BASICALLY CAN PUT A BUSINESS OUT OF BUSINESS.>>>WHAT WENT THROUGH YOUR MIND WHEN WITH YOU SAW PICTURES OF MR. CHARLES HUGH NEST.>>>VERY SHOCKED. VERY SHOCKED TO SAY THAT IT HAPPENED TO THEM AND YOU SEE HIM AND LOOK AT HIM, TWO SIDES TO EVERY STORY. HOPEFULLY THE COURT WILL FIND OUT IS TRUE.>>>TALK TO ME ABOUT, YOU KNOW WHAT ARE WE GOING TO EXPECT IN ROUGHLY ONE HOUR. I UNDERSTAND WE’RE GOING TO BE OVER THERE.>>>WE’RE GOING THE STAGE HERE AT THE LIBRARY BECAUSE WE CAN’T GO ON THE PROPERTY, WE ARE GOING TO BE ON THE SIDEWALK ONLY. AND IF YOU — WHEN YOU GET HERE THERE IS ACTUALLY A VETERAN WHO CALLED LAST NIGHT AND HE BROUGHT HIS FOOD TRUCK OUT TO HELP WITH EVERYBODY HERE AND HE’S ACTUALLY GOING TO DONATE PART OF THE DAY’S MONEY TO THE VICTIM WHO LIVES.>>>ONE LAST QUESTION. ANYTHING THAT YOU WOULD WANT TO SAY TO MR. CHARLES HUGHES NOW THAT HE’S OUT OF THE HOSPITAL, ANY MESSAGE TO HIM?>>>WE’RE DOING THIS FOR HIM.>>>THANK YOU SO MUCH, MR. SMITH. WE’LL BE HERE FOR THE PROTEST THAT STARTS 11:00 AND WE’LL BE LIVE AT NOON. WE’LL BRING YOU ALL THE BEST, ALL THE UPDATES THEN.