Philly Proud Boys leader arrested in connection with Capitol attack

The leader of the Philadelphia chapter of the Proud Boys had his first court appearance Friday. Zach Rehl is facing charges in connection with the siege at U.S. Capitol on January 6.

Video Transcript

- The leader of the Philadelphia chapter of the Proud Boys had his first court appearance today. Zach Rehl is facing charges in connection with the siege at the US Capitol on January 6. A six count indictment unsealed today details how Rehl allegedly helped coordinate with other Proud Boy members before and during the riot.

He and three other Proud Boy leaders are facing several charges in this latest indictment including conspiracy and destruction of property. Rehl was reportedly taken into custody at his Port Richmond home two days ago. He is a veteran and the son of two Philadelphia police officers.