Lafayette man admits throwing water on Iowa Rep. Steve King
SIOUX CITY, Iowa -- A Lafayette man has admitted to throwing a cup of water on Iowa Congressman Steve King. Court records show 27-year-old Blake Gibbins pleaded guilty Monday in U.S. District Court in Sioux City, Iowa, to one misdemeanor count of assaulting a member of Congress. As part of a plea agreement, Gibbins admitted that on March 22, he approached a table at a Fort Dodge restaurant and threw a cup of water at King.