Rioter Busted By Belly Tattoo Pleads Guilty To Felony
The Times Of San Diego reports:
A Carlsbad man pleaded guilty Friday to assaulting multiple police officers during the Jan. 6, 2021, insurrection at the U.S. Capitol.
James Burton McGrew, 40, admitted to joining in a mob of people who overtook police officers guarding the Capitol, then later attacking officers during a series of altercations. He is set to be sentenced in August when he faces a maximum of eight years in prison for his plea to a count of assaulting, resisting, or impeding officers.
According to the U.S. Attorney’s Office, McGrew and other rioters advanced to the Upper West Terrace doors to the Capitol building, where he filmed himself shouting “Let’s go,” and “We took this thing.” After entering the building, prosecutors say he pushed one officer and struck