Trump supporter arrested after broken into US Speaker’s office
President Donald Trump’s supporter, Richard Barnett, who broke into House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s office, after the Capitol invasion, has been apprehended.
Barnett was the one who posed for pictures and stole mail from Pelosi’s desk.
The man was arrested on Friday in Little Rock, Arkansas, and has been charged with three federal counts.
The charges slammed on him include, entering a restricted building, violent entry and disorderly conduct on Capitol grounds, and stealing public property.
Derrick Evans, the West Virginia state Republican lawmaker has also been charged with illegal entry.
Evans allegedly recorded himself in a video entering the Capitol.
Christopher Michael Alberts and Mark Leffingwell were also charged.
Barnett’s indictment says a black Taurus G2C 9mm was recovered from D-1’s right hip. A separate magazine was located on D-1’s left hip.
“Both the gun and the spare magazine were in held in two separate holsters. The handgun had one round in the chamber with a twelve round capacity magazine filled with twelve rounds; the spare magazine also had a twelve round capacity and was filled with twelve rounds.
“MPD Officers also seized a gas-mask from the defendant’s person as well as the defendant’s backpack containing a pocketknife, one packaged military meal-ready to eat (MRE), and one first-aid medical kit,” it read.