Olympic Gold Medalist Charged in Capitol Attack

Klete Keller won two Olympic gold medals alongside Michael Phelps.

An Olympic gold medal swimmer faces three federal charges after being filmed at the Capitol siege the previous week.
Klete Keller, who competed at the Summer Olympics in 2000, 2004 and 2008, was charged with obstructing law enforcement, knowingly entering or remaining in any restricted building or grounds without lawful authority and violent entry and disorderly conduct on Capitol grounds, according to documents.
It is unclear if Keller has been taken into custody at this time.
In a viral video of the horrifying events unfolding inside the building’s Rotunda, a man identified as Keller is seen standing in the middle of the vicious mob.
Several of his ex teammates and coaches identified the 6-foot-6 athlete by his stature and the fact he was dressed in a “Team USA” jacket, according to The New York Times and The Washington Post.
An F.B.I. agent asserted ……

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