Guy Reffitt was allegedly caught on camera on the west front of the US Capitol on January 6th, according to court filings.
Prosecutors claim that the first suspect on trial for the Capitol riots indicated he would bring lawmakers out “kicking and screaming.”
Guy Reffitt, 49, is charged with illegally carrying a pistol onto Capitol grounds, as well as obstruction of an official procedure and obstruction of justice.
On Wednesday, his criminal trial began with the commencement of the opening statements.
The Texas man has pled not guilty to the five accusations that have been brought against him.
Pro-Donald Trump rioters stormed the US Capitol on January 6, 2021, as lawmakers gathered to certify Joe Biden’s presidential election victory. In his opening statements, prosecutor Jeffrey Nestler explained it