Pennsylvania man arrested for January 6 attack

(WHTM) – A Pennsylvania man is facing felony and misdemeanor charges related to the January 6 attack at the U.S. Capitol.

The Department of Justice says Kim Eugene Decker II, 42, of Genesee, Potter County was charged with felony civil disorder and misdemeanor offenses including entering or remaining in any restricted building or grounds, disorderly and disruptive conduct in a restricted building or grounds, violent entry and disorderly conduct in Capitol grounds, and parading, demonstrating, or picketing in a Capitol building.

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The Justice Department says Decker was identified through images and video sources as one of the first people to breach a bike rack barrier. Decker is also accused of overrunning police and of being inside the Capitol for seven minutes.

Investigators were able to identify Decker through his clothing, a “Keep America Great” hat, and two black flags carried with a pipe flagpole. One of the flags depicted a skull with American flag colors.

Decker was arrested on February 21 in Potter County and recently made an initial appearance in court.

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Since January 6 the Justice Department says more than 1,300 people have been charged for the attack.

Anyone with tips can call 1-800-CALL-FBI (800-225-5324) or visit

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