Kentucky man arrested for assault in Jan. 6 Capitol riot

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Published: May. 27, 2021 at 2:30 PM CDT
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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - A Kentucky man has been arrested in Tennessee on federal charges of assaulting law enforcement officers during the Jan. 6 U.S. Capitol riots.

Nicholas Brockhoff was arrested on Thursday by FBI agents from the Memphis office.

Court records say Brockhoff was seen on video spraying police officers with a fire extinguisher, entering the Capitol through a broken window and wearing a stolen officer’s helmet.

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