Death of Georgia man charged in Capitol riot ‘under investigation’

By | January 12, 2021
Death of Georgia man charged in Capitol riot ‘under investigation’

Loss of life of Georgia man charged in Capitol riot ‘beneath investigation’

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A Georgia man charged in reference to final week’s violent US Capitol riot has since died, in response to a neighborhood report.

Christopher Stanton Georgia, 53, died at his house in Alpharetta on Saturday, Atlanta-based outlet 11Alive Information reported.

An Alpharetta Police report obtained by the outlet didn’t checklist a reason behind demise, however stated that Georgia’s demise was “beneath investigation.” 

Officers eliminated two rifles from Georgia’s house, the report stated.

He had been charged with illegal entry and violating a citywide curfew that took impact at 6 p.m. Wednesday, the night time of the lethal siege within the nation’s capital.

Georgia was accused of attempting to “enter sure property, that’s, america Capitol Grounds, in opposition to the desire of america Capitol Police,” in response to court docket paperwork.

The filings, from the Superior Courtroom of D.C., state that Georgia and several other others stayed out previous the curfew and did not disperse after officers ordered them to scram at round 7:15 p.m.

Illegal entry is a misdemeanor that carries a most penalty of as much as 180 days in jail and/or a $1,000 wonderful in D.C.

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