Newly Arrested Riot Suspect Squirms Before Media

Providence’s ABC News affiliate reports:

Chase Allen, 25, of Seekonk, was apprehended by agents with FBI Boston’s Joint Terrorism Task Force on Wednesday. Allen, according to the FBI, is accused of participating in the destruction of thousands of dollars worth of media equipment.

12 News spoke with Allen Wednesday evening at his home in Seekonk. Having federal charges brought against him, Allen said, was the last thing he was expecting. “I just went there to document and one thing led to another and the next thing I know, the FBI is at my door,” he said.

When asked whether he was the person in the photos the FBI had been circulating, he declined to comment. “I’m working everything out with the courts and whatnot and that’s that,” he said.

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