Authorities continue to investigate what happened on the recent riot which hit Capitol. Riley June Williams, a woman who took a laptop belonging to Speaker Nancy Pelosi during the Jan. 6 riot at the U.S. Capitol and tried to sell it to Russians was arrested on Monday in the Middle District of Pennsylvania. Williams is charged with knowingly entering or remaining in any restricted building or grounds without lawful authority, as well as violent entry and disorderly conduct on Capitol grounds. Williams’ arrest is one of over 100 made in connection with the riot that led to five deaths.
According to local law enforcement officers in Harrisburg, WILLIAMS’ mother stated that WILLIAMS packed a bag and left her home and told her mother she would be gone for a couple of weeks. WILLIAMS did not provide her mother any information about her intended destination. The transfer of the computer device to Russia fell through for unknown reasons and WILLIAMS still has the computer device or destroyed it. Williams deleted her social media accounts.