U.S. Capitol Police says arrested 14 in connection with rioting

By Sarah N. Lynch WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S.

Reuters January 08, 2021 00:14:05 IST
U.S. Capitol Police says arrested 14 in connection with rioting

US Capitol Police says arrested 14 in connection with rioting

By Sarah N. Lynch

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Capitol Police said on Thursday it had arrested 14 suspects in connection with rioting and looting by President Donald Trump's supporters at the Capitol on Wednesday.

Most of the suspects were charged with unlawful entry, though several others face charges such as assaulting a police officer and carrying unlicensed firearms or ammunition.

(Reporting by Sarah N. Lynch and Brad Heath; editing by Jonathan Oatis)

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