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Rioters intended to ‘capture and assassinate' elected officials, prosecutors allege

1 month ago   |   By NY Times

In a note intended for the vice president, one of the rioters, Jacob Anthony Chansley, wrote that “it's only a matter of time, justice is coming.”
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Prosecutors say the QAnon Shaman was one of the rioters who meant to 'capture and assassinate elected officials'

Prosecutors say the QAnon Shaman was one of the rioters who meant to 'capture and assassinate elected officials'

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Summary List Placement Some of the people who participated in the pro-Trump attack of the US Capitol intended to "capture and assassinate elected officials" including Vice President Mike Pence, according to federal prosecutors.
Department of Justice prosecutors made the assessment in a detention memo for the QAnon Shaman , who goes by Jake Angeli but whose real name is Jacob Anthony Chansley. The court filings were reviewed by Insider and first reported by Reuters.
Prosecutors in the case say Chansley should be held in jail while awaiting trial, arguing that his erratic behavior made him a...
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Capitol rioters intended to 'capture and assassinate' elected officials, prosecutors say

Capitol rioters intended to 'capture and assassinate' elected officials, prosecutors say

1 month ago   |   By KCRA

"Strong evidence, including Chansley's own words and actions at the Capitol, supports that the intent of the Capitol rioters was to capture and assassinate elected officials in the United States government," government prosecutors wrote.
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