特勤局调查针对便士的死亡威胁

特勤局调查针对便士的死亡威胁

美国. Secret Service is investigating death threats against Vice President 迈克·彭斯 made by 亲特朗普 lawyer Lin Wood, 福克斯新闻了解到.

Wood, who was banned from Twitter last week, is suspected of writing a now-deleted post on Parler: “Get the firing squads ready. Pence goes FIRST.

Vice President Mike Pence listens after reading the final certification of Electoral College votes cast in November's presidential election during a joint session of Congress after working through the night, 在华盛顿的国会大厦, 一月. 7.

Vice President Mike Pence listens after reading the final certification of Electoral College votes cast in November’s presidential election during a joint session of Congress after working through the night, 在华盛顿的国会大厦, 一月. 7. (美联社)

We are aware of the comments and take all threats against our protectees seriously,” a Secret Service spokesman told Fox News on Saturday.

The Secret Service and other federal agencies also are investigating others seen on a video inside the U.S. Capitol yellingHang Pence.

The threats to the vice president come days after a pro-Trump group stormed the U.S. 国会大厦 to protest the formal certification of President-elect Joe Biden’s victory. 立法者, staff members and others hid under tables and evacuated as the rioters roamed the halls of the Capitol, bearing pro-Trump flags and pounding on doors.

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A source close to Pence told Fox News on Wednesday that while Pence was sheltering inhardened roomsin the Capitol, President Trump did not reach out to him to check on his status or condemn those who said the vice presidentshould be executed.

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Later in the week the hashtag “亨·麦克·彭斯” was trending on Twitter. A Twitter spokesperson told Fox News on Saturday that the company hadblocked the phrase and other variations of it from trending.

Fox News’ David Spunt and The Associated Press contributed to this report.

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