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Police have arrested a man who posed at Nancy Pelosi’s Desk. He faces multiple charges according to federal officials.
The man’s name is Richard Barnett from Arkansas. He was arrested on Saturday morning in Little Rock, Arkansas.
During a press conference Ken Kohl, the first assistant for the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Washington told reporters that Barnett was charged with entering and remaining in a restricted building and grounds without authority.
Other charges were violent entry and disorderly conduct on Capitol grounds.
Barnett allegedly stole public money or public property while inside of the building.
Photos went viral online showing him sitting with his foot on a desk inside of Pelosi’s office. He took the Speaker’s mail and left a quarter on her desk.
On January 6 protestors were allegedly let inside of the U.S. Capitol building where a joint session of Congress was taking place to Certify Electoral Votes and confirm Joe Biden as president.
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