Son Of Confederate Flag Rioter Sentenced To Two Years

Politico reports:

One of the first rioters to breach the Capitol on Jan. 6 has been sentenced to 24 months in prison for barging through a shattered window and helping chase a police officer near the Senate chamber.

Hunter Seefried watched as another rioter — Proud Boy Dominic Pezzola — used a police shield to shatter a Capitol window, triggering the breach of the building. Seefried then helped clear glass from the window frame and entered the building.

He was accompanied by his father, Kevin Seefried, who infamously wielded a Confederate flag inside the Capitol. The elder Seefried, who is due to be sentenced in January, was granted permission to attend his son’s sentencing but didn’t appear to be in the courtroom.

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