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According to court documents filed in Washington DC, Guy Reffitt said he threatened his daughter and son while arguing with them about his role in the Capitol siege.
According to court documents, a Texas man with links to a far-right group threatened to shoot his children if he told the FBI that he was going to Washington in the capital to attack with other President Trump supporters.
Guy Reffitt Arrested
ARRESTED: Guy Reffitt, 48, from Wylie Texas is charged with obstruction of justice and unlawful entry. His two children said he threatened them to the effect: “If you turn me in, you’re a traitor and you know what happens to traitors…traitors get shot.” https://t.co/tYGQxTuPkm pic.twitter.com/YKB9C9JFkN
— Cleavon MD (@Cleavon_MD) January 18, 2021
“If you betray me, you will be a traitor and you know what will happen to the traitors… the traitors will be shot,” he told Reffitt’s children.
According to court reports, federal officials followed the trail of Reffitt after playing on YouTube on the Capitol during the riot and on Fox News on the day of the siege.
According to the FBI, investigators learned that he has posted a comment on a website for the extreme militia group formerly known as the Texas Freedom Force.
When the authorities arrested him on January 15, court documents found an AR-15 style rifle and a Smith & Wesson pistol.
He faces justice charges for participating in the Capitol riot that killed five people, including a Capitol Police officer.
Lawyer information was not immediately available for Reffitt.