Missouri Man Charged With Assaulting Capitol Police

Kansas City’s NBC News affiliate reports:

A man from Drexel, Missouri, located in Cass County, has been charged with assaulting law enforcement officers during the Jan. 6 insurrection at the U.S. Capitol.

Cale Clayton, 41, faces charges of “assaulting, resisting, or impeding officers, civil disorder, theft of government property, and related offenses,” according to a release from the U.S. Department of Justice.

According to court documents, Clayton can be seen in video footage and photographs allegedly grabbing police shields, among other things.

Kansas City’s Fox News affiliate reports:

The following transcript took place over a span of five minutes, according to the court documents. “You guys are losing a lot of bodies. Get that pepper spray out, not enough. You guys fired the first fucking shot. You know that right? You guys fired the first shot.”

“Keep that door open. We’re gonna come in right there. You guys realize your president told us to be here. Your president! Hey, how does that make you feel? You’re defying your own fucking country. Your own country you’re defying.

“The shit has hit the fan, yes. Remember that. Who do you [inaudible]? The fucking city of D.C.? The fucking mayor? Or the president of the United States. Are you a patriot? Or are you a fucking yes man?”