See Local News
Get Balanced News From Your U.S. State.
See Local News
See all locals

Jan. 6 participant, identified nearly two years ago, is arrested near Obama home

Posted on AllSides July 1st, 2023
From The Left
Kent Nishimura / Los Angeles Times via Getty Images file

A conspiracy-minded Donald Trump supporter who stormed the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6 was arrested Thursday near the home of former President Barack Obama, a law enforcement official told NBC News.

Taylor Taranto, 37, who was identified by online sleuths in August 2021 and faces a lawsuit from the widow of a Washington police officer who died by suicide, recently showed up at the sentencing of David Walls-Kaufman, his co-defendant in the lawsuit. The lawsuit accuses both men of being involved in an assault on Officer Jeffrey Smith on Jan. 6, 2021, which...

Read full story

More News about Politics from the Left, Center and Right

From the Left

From the Center

From the Right