Maine man responsible of assaulting police in Jan. 6 riot shall be sentenced Tuesday

The Lebanon butcher discovered responsible final 12 months of assaulting law enforcement officials through the Jan. 6, 2021, Capitol riot shall be sentenced at 10 a.m. Tuesday in U.S. District Courtroom in Washington, D.C.

Kyle Fitzsimons, 39, of Lebanon was the primary Mainer charged after he was a part of a mob that compelled its method into the Capitol in an try and disrupt the rely of electoral votes within the 2020 presidential election. The riot befell two weeks earlier than the inauguration of President Joe Biden as former President Donald Trump refused to just accept the election outcomes.

Fitzsimons was discovered responsible in September by U.S. District Decide Rudolph Contreras of 11 prices — seven felonies and 4 misdemeanors. Fitzsimons waived his proper to a jury trial.