BOSTON (AP) — A New Hampshire man who admitted to storming the U.S. Capitol last month and chugging wine that he found in a lawmaker’s office now faces federal charges.
Jason Riddle is charged with knowingly entering a restricted building, violent entry and disorderly conduct on Capitol grounds, and theft of government property, according to a criminal complaint filed Friday in U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia.READ MORE: 34-Year-Old Man Dies After Hit-And-Run In Bridgewater
While inside the building he found a liquor cabinet inside a lawmaker’s office and helped himself to some wine.READ MORE: Franklin Man Allegedly Driving 142 MPH Arrested In New Hampshire
Attempts to reach Riddle on Saturday were unsuccessful, and it was unclear if he was represented by an attorney. On Friday, Riddle told The Keene Sentinel that he was unaware of the charges but knew he might face prosecution and plans to turn himself in when contacted by law enforcement.MORE NEWS: 800 Nurses At St. Vincent Hospital In Worcester Preparing To Strike
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