“I have never talked with him,” neighbor Lauren Holt said of Lonnie Coffman. “But I know he was very standoffish. He has ‘no trespassing’ signs in his yard and a log blocking his driveway.” The Alabama man faces a 17-count indictment in the D.C. riots.
Lonnie Coffman, a 70-year-old Alabama man arrested following the breach at the U.S. Capitol, will be held without bond until his trial. He has been indicted on 17 charges after the seizure of nearly a dozen Molotov cocktail explosive devices and guns.
Lonnie Coffman of Alabama left a gun on his seat. Police searched his truck and found an assault rifle and 11 Molotov cocktails with the effect of napalm. When he returned to the scene and couldn’t get to his vehicle, he advised the cops that the red truck was his.