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NYPD Veteran Found GUILTY of Assaulting DC Police During January 6 Terrorist Attack on the Capital

54-year-old Thomas Webster a retired NYPD officer and Marine was found GUILTY of assaulting a Washington, DC, police during the January 6th. Terrorist Attack on the Capitol where he was described as being: “like a junkyard dog, teeth bared, fists clenched.”

Via the Associated Press:

Webster, 56, testified that he was trying to protect himself from a “rogue cop” who punched him in the face. He also accused the Metropolitan Police Department officer, Noah Rathbun, of instigating the confrontation. Webster drove alone to Washington, D.C., from his home near Goshen, New York, on the eve of the Jan.6 “Stop the Steal” rally. He was wearing a bulletproof vest and carrying a U.S. Marine Corps flag on a metal pole when he approached the Capitol, after listening to Trump address thousands of supporters. Rathbun’s body camera captured Webster shouting profanities and insults before they made any physical contact. Webster said he was attending his first political protest as a civilian and expressing his free speech rights when he yelled at officers behind a row of bike racks.

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