USA Today reports:
They’ve mined tens of thousands of photos and videos. They followed trails the rioters left on social media bragging about being inside the Capitol, like the Florida man toting a rostrum or the New Hampshire man who snapped a selfie with a pilfered bottle of wine.
And they’ve arrested almost 300. But, as many as 500 remain at large of the 800 who Capitol Police believe entered the Capitol. The riot claimed five lives and cost millions in damages and cleanup in the historic building.
Arrests are expected to continue given the more than 230,000 digital tips the agency received, but the flood of arrests in the weeks after the riot has slowed, dropping from 175 in January to around 90 in February.
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The FBI has arrested nearly 300 people on charges related to the Capitol riot. Nearly twice that many remain at large. Here’s what we know two months after the insurrection: https://t.co/rDGD9aGX4j
— USA TODAY (@USATODAY) March 8, 2021