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Kansas Proud Boys Member Gets 55-Month Sentence For Jan. 6 Capitol Riot

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Kansas Proud Boys member William Chrestman has been sentenced to 55 months in federal prison for threatening a federal officer with an ax handle during the Jan. 6, 2021, Capitol riot.

He must also pay $2,000 in restitution for contributing to nearly $3 million in damages.

Chrestman, a member of the Proud Boys, participated in breaching barricades at the Capitol and unlawfully entered the building. (Trending: Bombshell UFO Footage Released To The Public)

He threatened officers with the ax handle and prevented the arrest of a rioter.

“We had the cops running” and they “were legitimately scared,” Chrestman was quoted as having said.

Chrestman’s actions were investigated by the FBI’s Washington D.C. and Kansas City field offices.

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