Man photographed wearing 'Camp Auschwitz' shirt inside Capitol arrested | TheHill

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A man who was seen wearing a sweatshirt that read "Camp Auschwitz" during the riot at the Capitol...
was arrested Wednesday in Newport News, Va.

The rioter who wore the sweatshirt referencing the Nazi concentration camp in Poland was identified as Robert Keith Packer, CNN first reported.

The FBI confirmed to The Hill that Packer was arrested in the Virginia city on Wednesday on federal charges related to his "role in the events at the U.S. Capitol on January 6, 2021."

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The FBI also confirmed to The Hill that officials arrested Douglas Allen Sweet of Grimstead, Va., on Wednesday for his "role in the events at the U.S. Capitol" last week.

The bottom of Packer's sweatshirt read "Work brings freedom," a translation of "Arbeit macht frei," the German words on an arch over the concentration camp where more than 1.1 million Jewish people and others were killed during World War II.

Packer has previously been convicted three times for driving under the influence, CNN reported, citing Virginia…
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