Federico Klein is the first known member of the Trump administration to face criminal charges in connection with the storming of the Capitol building by a pro-Trump mob.
The FBI arrested Federico G. Klein, a former State Department aide appointed to the role by former President Donald J. Trump, on Thursday. Klein, 42, was charged with multiple felonies related to the January 6 assault on the Capitol.
*Federico Guillermo Klein, a former State Dept. official appointed by Donald Trump, has been arrested in the Capitol riot. *Accused of assaulting police officers with stolen riot shield. *Had top-security clearance. *Faces several felony charges.