New Hampshire man arrested for alleged participation in U.S. Capitol riots

New Hampshire man arrested for alleged participation in U.S. Capitol riots

KEENE, N.H. — A New Hampshire man was arrested Monday for his alleged participation in the riots that took place at the U.S. Capitol in January.

Jason Daniel Riddle of Keene, New Hampshire was arrested by agents with the FBI Boston Division’s New Hampshire Joint Terrorism Task Force and officers with the Keene Police Department.

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The 32-year-old was taken into custody and was charged with:

  • Knowing Entering or Remaining in Any Restricted Building or Grounds without Lawful Authority
  • Theft of Government Property
  • Violent Entry and Disorderly Conduct on Capitol Grounds

This brings the number of local residents arrested by the FBI Boston Division in connection to the riots at the U.S. Capitol to six.

The investigation is ongoing and is being prosecuted by the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Columbia.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates as more information becomes available.

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