(TheRedAlertNews.com) – BREAKING NOW: Just moments ago, the news broke that Henry “Enrique” Tarrio, a leader of the Proud Boys and a significant supporter of former President Donald J. Trump, has been charged with conspiracy in connection with the riot that took place at the United States Capitol on January 6, 2021.
As reported by The Washington Post, which has deep sources within the administration of Joe Biden:
“Henry “Enrique” Tarrio, a leader of the extremist group the Proud Boys, has been indicted on a conspiracy charge in the Jan. 6, 2021, Capitol attack, according to people familiar with the matter who spoke on condition of anonymity.
“Tarrio, 38, who lives in Miami, joins Oath Keeper founder Stewart Rhodes as the two most high-profile individuals charged by the Justice Department in connection with the attack. In recent months, Tarrio has described himself as a former leader of the Proud Boys.
“The charge against him marks another major move in the multi-pronged investigation by the Justice Department and FBI of the extremist groups who allegedly played large roles in the Jan. 6 violence.”
This is a reminder that this is just an initial charge, and all defendants are innocent until proven guilty.
This is a breaking news report.
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JUST IN: Proud Boys Leader Charged For Role in Jan. 6 Attack on the U.S. Capitol https://t.co/qv8oGACzlG
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