Kentucky: Chad Barrett Jones Charged for Actions at the U.S. Capitol

Kentucky: Chad Barrett Jones Charged for Actions at the U.S. Capitol

Kentucky Man, Chad Barrett Jones Arrested and Charged in Federal Court for Actions at the U.S. Capitol

Alleged To Have Been Part of Crowd that Violently Stormed Door to Speaker’s Lobby

WASHINGTON, D.C (STL.News) A Kentucky man was arrested and charged yesterday in connection with the riots at the U.S. Capitol last week during which he joined a crowd of individuals who unlawfully entered the U.S. Capitol and disrupted the conduct of business by the United States House of Representatives and the United States Senate.

Chad Barrett Jones, 42, of Coxs Creek, Kentucky, was charged by criminal complaint with one count of assault on a federal officer, in violation of Title 18, United States Code, Section 111(a) and (b); one count of certain acts during a civil disorder, in violation of Title 18, United States Code, Section 231(a)(3); one count of destruction of government property over $1,000, in violation of Title 18, United States Code, Section 1361; one count of obstruction of an official proceeding, in violation of Title 18, United States Code, Section 1521(c)(2); one count of unlawful entry on restricted building or grounds, in violation of Title 18, United States Code, Section 1752(a) and (b); and one count of violent entry and disorderly conduct on Capitol grounds, in violation of Title 40, United States Code, Section 5104(e)(2). 

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