[Ed. – The “Spiderman meme” jokes are flying on social media. The rally appears to have drawn about 400 people, probably half of whom were media and undercover agents. The overhype of the rally by media over the past week has nowhere to go at this point. One wag on Twitter thanked the FBI for its essential role in making the rally happen.]
The Capitol Police thought they had ‘got one.” After the Feds detained a suspicious man at the “Justice for J6” rally at the nation’s capitol on Saturday, it turned out they had actually arrested one of their own. …
The Capitol Police officers, who report directly to the Congress, detained the man, who was carrying a firearm. The incident was captured on video by documentarian Ford Fischer.
“Earlier at ‘Justice for J6’ defendants rally: Police surround masked man reportedly armed with a firearm,” Fischer writes. “He tells them where the gun is, and they pull out his badge. He’s undercover law enforcement. …”
— LochLandLives (@LivesLoch) September 18, 2021