The Huffington Post reports:
On a private call Monday night, new leaders of the Capitol Police told House Democrats they were closely monitoring three separate plans that could pose serious threats to members of Congress as Washington prepares for Democrat Joe Biden’s presidential inauguration on Jan. 20.
The first is a demonstration billed as the “largest armed protest ever to take place on American soil.” Another is a protest in honor of Ashli Babbitt, the woman killed while trying to climb into the Speaker’s Lobby during Wednesday’s pro-Trump siege of the Capitol.
And another demonstration, which three members said was by far the most concerning plot, would involve insurrectionists forming a perimeter around the Capitol, the White House and the Supreme Court, and then blocking Democrats from entering the Capitol ― perhaps even killing them ― so that Republicans could take control of the government.
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Chilling overnight report: House Dems warned of intel on *several* violent plots for Jan. 20, including assassinations and Trump loyalists surrounding the Capitol https://t.co/Yjo6XNWkTn
— The Daily Beast (@thedailybeast) January 12, 2021
NEW from @MEPFuller — Capitol Police briefed House Democrats tonight on 3 extremely disturbing plots planned to overthrow the gov’t. One involves encircling the Capitol and assassinating Democrats so that the GOP will control the gov’t https://t.co/uzUmca3ZKc
— Amanda Terkel (@aterkel) January 12, 2021