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Olympic gold medalist Klete Keller arrested for his alleged participation in the US Capitol riot

2 days ago   |   By WTAE

He is best known for anchoring the winning U.S. team in the 4x200-meter freestyle relay at the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens.
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Two-time gold medalist Klete Keller charged in Capitol riot

Two-time gold medalist Klete Keller charged in Capitol riot

3 days ago   |   By WGN TV

Three-time Olympic medalist Klete Keller has been charged after videos showed the swimmer at the Capitol riot last week, according to court records.
Keller, 38, was charged in Washington D.C.'s U.S. District Court with obstruction of law enforcement, violent entry and disorderly conduct and knowingly entering or staying in a restricted area without lawful authority.
Swimming news site SwimSam first reported Keller's appearance at the Capitol on Monday.
Video of the insurrection appears to show a bearded, 6-foot-6-inch Keller inside the Capitol building Wednesday. He appears to be wearing...
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Olympic Gold Medalist Klete Keller Charged After Reported Role in Capitol Breach

Olympic Gold Medalist Klete Keller Charged After Reported Role in Capitol Breach

3 days ago   |   By Bleacher Report

Swimmer Klete Keller, who won five Olympic medals, was charged with knowingly entering or remaining in a restricted building, disorderly conduct in the Capitol building and impeding ...
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Olympic swimmer Klete Keller charged with taking part in US Capitol riot

3 days ago   |   By Chicago Tribune

Five-time Olympic swimming medalist Klete Keller was charged Wednesday with participating in a deadly riot at the U.S. Capitol after video emerged that appeared to show him among those storming the building last week.
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Olympic gold medalist Klete Keller charged for role in Capitol riot

Olympic gold medalist Klete Keller charged for role in Capitol riot

3 days ago   |   By New York Post

Former Olympic swimming gold medalist Klete Keller was hit with federal charges Wednesday for his role in last week's US Capitol riot, according to new court papers. A criminal complaint filed Washington D.C. federal court charges Keller, 38, with obstructing law enforcement during civil disorder, knowingly entering or remaining in a restricted building without lawful...
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Klete Keller, Olympic Gold Medalist Swimmer, Charged in Connection With U.S. Capitol Riot

3 days ago   |   By Newsweek

Keller was identified at the Capitol riot last week after video footage showed him in the building wearing his U.S. Olympic team jacket.
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Klete Keller Charged for Role in U.S. Capitol Attack

3 days ago   |   By NY Times

Keller, a two-time gold medalist and former teammate of Michael Phelps, faces federal charges that include disorderly conduct and obstructing law enforcement.
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Olympic gold medalist Klete Keller charged in connection with Capitol riot

3 days ago   |   By Los Angeles Times

Former USC swimmer Klete Keller, who won five Olympic medals for the U.S., has been charged in connection with participation the Capitol riot.
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