Six months later, the FBI continues to search for hundreds of people suspected of involvement in the Jan. 6 riot at the U.S. Capitol.
Tuesday marks six months since hundreds of supporters of former President Donald Trump descended on the Capitol building, breached security and forced their way into restricted rooms as a joint session of Congress called to prove the consequences of the presidential election. Since then, more than 500 defendants have been arrested on riot -related charges.
“We’ve arrested nearly 500, and we have hundreds of investigations still going on beyond 500,” FBI Director Christopher Wray SAY the House Oversight Committee last month.
One of the people not yet arrested by authorities was the individual who planted two pipe bombs outside the offices of the Republican and Democratic national committees the night before the riot.
Last month, a 49-year-old woman from Indiana pleaded guilty in the first sentencing of the Capitol riot investigation. Anna Morgan-Lloyd pleaded guilty to a charge of misdemeanor disorderly conduct and was sentenced to three years probation and ordered to pay $ 500.- READ MORE
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