A year after President Donald Trump supporters stormed the U.S. Capitol, eight Brooklynites charged in the riot are still waiting for their cases to move through the courts, records show.
More than a dozen New Yorkers have been charged for participating in the Jan. 6 riot in the last 12 months as tips from Facebook, Reddit, Instagram and even alleged insurrectionists' own livestreams flooded to investigators, according to officials.
In Brooklyn, residents have been accused of stealing police gear, spraying pepper spray at security officers and hanging out in senators' offices, according to court records.
At least eight Brooklynites are charged for their alleged role in the Jan. 6 Capitol riots. Here's where their cases stand a year later.
At least eight Brooklynites have been charged for their alleged role in the U.S. Capitol Insurrection, which unfolded one year ago Thursday. (All Photos in [...]