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Accused Capitol rioter from NY identified thanks to varsity jacket

Added 01-26-21 01:18:02am EST - “An upstate New York man was charged Monday in connection with the US Capitol riot ?" after being identified thanks to his high school varsity jacket. Brian Gundersen, 26, was spotted in footag?” - Nypost.com

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Posted By TheNewsCommenter: From Nypost.com: “Accused Capitol rioter from NY identified thanks to varsity jacket”. Below is an excerpt from the article.

An upstate New York man was charged Monday in connection with the US Capitol riot — after being identified thanks to his high school varsity jacket.

Brian Gundersen, 26, was spotted in footage broadcast on CNN wearing a jacket from Byram Hills High School in Armonk as he breached the Capitol on Jan. 6, a criminal complaint states.

He is now facing federal charges of knowingly entering and remaining on restricted grounds and disorderly conduct.

The FBI said it received several tips from the public about Gundersen being involved in the siege, including many images of him in his varsity gear.

A police chief in North Castle Township called the FBI on Jan. 12 to report that several people in the community had recognized the lettermen jacket in photos and videos.

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