FREDERICK, Md. (WJZ) — A Frederick man is in custody and now faces federal charges after participating in the riot at the U.S. Capitol last week.
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The company, Navistar Direct Marketing, said in a statement that while they supported free speech, any employee demonstrating “dangerous conduct that endangers the health and safety of others” would no longer be able to work there.READ MORE: Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Fires Controversial Flutist Who Had Spread Conspiracy Theories
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Officials said Rodean was arrested Wednesday morning. He’s scheduled for a virtual appearance in court at some point Wednesday.