La rivolta del Campidoglio ha minacciato di sparare ai suoi figli se avessero detto all'FBI del viaggio a Washington, dicono le autorità

La rivolta del Campidoglio ha minacciato di sparare ai suoi figli se avessero detto all'FBI del viaggio a Washington, dicono le autorità

UN Texas man with ties to a far-right militia participated in the deadly Jan. 6 assedio degli Stati Uniti. Campidoglio and threatened to shoot his children if they turned him in to autorità, secondo gli atti giudiziari.

Guy Reffitt, a resident of the Dallas suburb of Wylie, was arguing with his son and daughter about his trip to Washington D.C., when he made threatening remarks, his wife told the FBI.

If you turn me in, you’re a traitor and you know what happens to traitors … traitors get shot,” he allegedly said.

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Authorities said Guy Reffitt participated in the deadly storming of the U.S. Campidoglio. His family said he made threatening remarks to prevent them from talking to authorities, secondo gli atti giudiziari.

Authorities said Guy Reffitt participated in the deadly storming of the U.S. Campidoglio. His family said he made threatening remarks to prevent them from talking to authorities, secondo gli atti giudiziari. (FBI)

Reffitt is charged with obstruction and knowingly entering or remaining in a restricted building or grounds. Investigators tracked him down after he appeared on footage aired on Fox News and posted to YouTube, court documents said.

He told his family he traveled to Washington toprotect the countryand that he brought a gun with him, hanno detto i pubblici ministeri. Images of Reffitt appeared to show him wearing a helmet with a camera mounted on it.

Once back home, he allegedly told his son that he had toerase everythingbecause the FBI was watching him. He also said he woulddo what he had to doif the family reported him to authorities, the documents said.

At one point while his daughter was on the phone with a friend, he allegedly told her that he wouldput a bullet throughthe phone if she was recording him.

Authorities arrested Reffitt on Friday and found an AR-15 style rifle and a Smith & Wesson pistol during the execution of a search warrant on his home, secondo i documenti del tribunale. His wife told authorities she believed her husband would not act on his words.

Investigators said someone namedGuy Reffittprovided his email and phone number on the website for the Texas Freedom Force, an extremist group committed to protecting and preservingTexan’s Rights,” secondo il suo sito web.

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