Reuters Shannon Stapleton
The US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) announced, Tuesday, that more than 160 cases have been opened in connection with the events of the congressional storming by supporters of the current US president, Donald Trump.
“We have opened more than 160 cases within 6 days, and this is nothing but a summit of the mountain,” said Assistant Director in charge of the field office of the “FBI”, Stephen Dantuno, in a press conference.
Dantuno added that the FBI had received 100,000 videos and photos as clues of evidence.
For his part, Acting Attorney for the Columbia Department, which hosts Washington, DC, Michael Sherwin, said that the number of cases related to Capitol unrest, which will be opened soon, may increase by hundreds, indicating that the prosecution has formally charged 70 cases.