The FBI has received more than 40,000 digital media tips, including video and photos, from the public stemming from last week’s deadly pro-Trump riot at the US Capitol, according to an FBI spokesperson.
The FBI has been seeking information that will help investigators identify people who were “actively instigating violence” on January 6 in Washington, DC. According to the FBI’s website, they have been receiving pictures and videos from the public since last week.
Twenty federal criminal defendants have been rounded up across the country since the insurrection, with the allegations showing the danger of the mob.
Broken windows, garbage and offices torn apart. The aftermath of the Capitol riots: