Stars and Stripes stripes.com 13 Jan, 2021 21:30 am

Man who allegedly wore 'Camp Auschwitz' sweatshirt during Capitol riot is arrested

Man who allegedly wore 'Camp Auschwitz' sweatshirt during Capitol riot is arrested
A man who was photographed wearing a “Camp Auschwitz” sweatshirt during the U.S. Capitol riot last week was arrested Wednesday in Virginia, authorities said.

A law enforcement official said Packer is the man who is seen in a photo inside the Capitol wearing a sweatshirt with the name of the Nazi concentration camp where about 1.A federal judge said Packer would be released promptly on a personal recognizance bond.Packer said he intends to hire his own lawyer, as opposed to a court-appointed attorney.A Capitol police officer died from injuries suffered in the riot, and police shot and killed a woman during the siege.

” Capitol police ordered the crowd to leave, and the crowd responded by shouting and cursing at the officers, the complaint states.Police said Sweet and the five others “were positioned towards the front of the crowd, close to the Capitol police officers who were responding.

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