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'Aspiring Proud Boy' who told his probation officer he was handing out Bibles on January 6 is sentenced to 4 months in prison on Capitol riot charge

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Bryan Betancur at the January 6 Capitol attack, according to prosecutors. The Justice Department.
An "aspiring Proud Boy" was sentenced to four months in prison on a Capitol riot misdemeanor charge.
Bryan Betancur told his parole officer he was handing out Bibles while he was really at the Capitol on Jan. 6, 2021.
Prosecutors said Betancur used the same Bible lie twice to join Proud Boys at rallies.
A Maryland man who violated his parole to take part in the Capitol attack on January 6, 2021, was sentenced to four months in prison this week after federal prosecutors pushed for the higher...
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