Auburn man arrested in Jan. 6 Capitol attack, accused of assaulting officers and spraying chemical

A 34-year-old Auburn man has been arrested in connection with the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol. Sean Michael McHugh is accused of pushing a metal sign into Capitol Police officers and spraying them with a yellow chemical spray, according to the Justice Department. He was allegedly caught on officer body camera footage during the assault. McHugh was arrested Thursday and faces charges that include assault on law enforcement with a deadly or dangerous weapon, obstruction of justice, and physical violence on Capitol grounds, according to a DOJ release. See more in the video above.

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