Eric Flack, wusa9

Eric Flack

wusa9

Washington, DC, United States

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  • WGRZ
  • North Jersey News

Recent articles by Eric:

Judge halts release of New York man accused of climbing over other rioters to pepper spray police

Chief Judge Beryl Howell issued an emergency stay on the release of Capitol riot suspect Cody Mattice, accused of pepper spraying police on January 6. → Read More

After overcoming a near COVID-19 shutdown, Georgetown University baseball is back, and building ties in the community

Last year at this time college baseball wasn't even a possibility. Now, the Hoyas are not only taking the field hoping for a win, they're sharing love of the game. → Read More

Capitol rioter admits to two new felonies while representing himself in bond hearing

An Albany, New York, defendant in the January 6 Capitol riot appeared to admit to attempting to obstruct justice Tuesday before Judge Trevor McFadden. → Read More

6 US Capitol Police officers face discipline for wrongdoing during Jan. 6 riots

The USCP’s Office of Professional Responsibility launched 38 internal investigations into officer behavior on Jan. 6, and said 6 will face disciplinary measures. → Read More

Pennsylvania man who bragged he 'maced' police during Capitol riot now facing multiple felonies

Charges were unsealed Tuesday against Samuel Lazar, 37, of Ephrata, Pennsylvania, in connection with the January 6 riot at the U.S. Capitol. → Read More

Maryland man who livestreamed himself at Capitol in Proud Boy hat pleads guilty

Andrew Ryan Bennett faces up to 6 months in prison after pleading guilty to one misdemeanor count in connection with January 6. → Read More

Body cam video shows men beat, drag officer into savage mob

New video from the Capitol riot investigation shows one of the most violent assaults on police from January 6. → Read More

Alleged Proud Boy tries for bond a 3rd time, after 2 judges have denied him, for charges stemming from Capitol riot

Attorneys representing Dominic Pezzola have filed a new motion and have asked a judge to release the alleged Proud Boy before trial on bond. → Read More

Pennsylvania man charged Capitol police with stun gun, DOJ says

Alan William Byerly, of Fleetwood, Pennsylvania, is accused of assaulting police and the press during the January 6 Capitol riot. → Read More

Trump-appointee Federico Klein appears to grab at officer's shield in new Capitol riot video

In new video, a State Department appointee of former President Donald Trump appears to try to take a shield from an officer during the Capitol riot on January 6. → Read More

YouTuber charged in Capitol riot says Trump should pay his legal fees: 'This all happened because of you'

Zvonimir Jurlina and Gabriel Brown, both of New York, were charged this week with destroying media equipment during the Capitol riot. → Read More

Maryland man physically confronts police multiple times at Capitol riots, new video shows

A Maryland man who claims police assaulted him during the Capitol Riots berated and physically engaged with police at least three times on Jan. 6, new video shows. → Read More

Virginia man assaulted police with baton, poles in Capitol tunnel, DOJ says

Geoffrey Sills, of Mechanicsville, Virginia, was indicted on 10 counts for allegedly joining in the assault on police in the Capitol tunnels on January 6. → Read More

Oath Keeper agrees to cooperate, testify against others in 16-person conspiracy case

The first of 16 Oath Keepers charged in a sprawling Capitol riot conspiracy case agreed to plead guilty Wednesday and to cooperate with investigators. → Read More

New Capitol Riot video shows NJ man punching officer in the head

Scott Fairlamb, of Sussex, New Jersey, is accused of assaulting federal officers and disorderly conduct with a dangerous weapon on January 6. → Read More

'Heave ho!' | New video shows pro-Trump mob crushing DC Police officer in Capitol tunnel

Graphic video: WUSA9 and other outlets fought for the release of Capitol riot video showing Patrick McCaughey and others crushing Officer Daniel Hodges on January 6. → Read More

Private Telegram chats show Proud Boys' Capitol riot worries

Arrests of Proud Boys like Ethan Nordean, Joseph Biggs, Dominic Pezzola and Erique Tarrio rattled the "Western chauvinist" group, messages show. → Read More

'Meet the new congresswoman' | Friend's Instagram post leads to woman's Capitol riot arrest

Nicole Prado, of Gaithersburg, Maryland, "stormed the Capitol" on January 6, according to posts from a friend's Instagram. → Read More

Kennedy Center honoree Joan Baez forges an unlikely friendship with DC Police officer assaulted in Capitol Riots

DC Police Officer Mike Fanone was Baez's guest of honor at the ceremony after the singer reached out to the family in wake of the January 6 insurrection. → Read More

NoVA Marine who stormed Capitol on Jan. 6 indicted on 9 charges including assaulting an officer

Major Christopher Warnagiris, the first active-duty service member arrested in the Capitol riots, was indicted on nine charges, including assaulting an officer. → Read More