Trump supporters climb on Jan. January the west wall of Capitol Building 6, 2021 | AP Photo / Jose Luis Magana

Far-right media personality Tim Gionet, who calls himself “Baked Alaska”, was arrested by the FBI for his involvement in the riots at the US Capitol, a police officer, told The Associated Press

Gionet was arrested by federal agents in Houston on Saturday, according to the officer, who was not empowered to discuss the matter prior to filing a criminal complaint and spoke on condition of anonymity

Thousands of supporters of President Donald Trump stormed on Jan. Capitol Building January 6 when Congress met to vote to confirm President-elect Joe Biden’s victory. Five people died in chaos

Law enforcement officers across the country have worked to locate and arrest suspects for federal crimes, and so far have brought nearly 100 cases to federal court and the District of Columbia Supreme Court

Gionet posted a video showing Trump supporters in “Make America Great Again” and “God Bless Trump” hats hanging around and taking selfies with officials in the Capitol quietly asking them to close The Trump supporters talked, laughed and said to the officers and each other, “This is just the beginning”

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World news – USA – The right-wing extremist media figure “Baked Alaska” was arrested in a riot probe

Source: https://www.politico.com/news/2021/01/16/baked-alaska-arrested-capitol-riot-459879