CORAL SPRINGS, FL – A Coral Springs man is among the more than 125 people who have been arrested so far on charges related to the insurrection at the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6.

Felipe Marquez was arrested this week on charges of knowingly entering or remaining in any restricted building without lawful authority and with violent entry and disorderly conduct on Capitol grounds.

According to a federal complaint, the FBI received a tip that Marquez posted videos on Snapchat showing him in the Capitol.

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Videos show Marquez driving his white Tesla from Coral Springs to Washington, D.C., and pointing out signs supporting President Donald Trump.

Other videos show him in the crowd at the Washington Monument and then on the west side of the Capitol.

A video taken later shows him inside a conference room, according to the complaint.

FBI determined Marquez was in a private office of Oregon Sen. Jeff Merkley.

On Tuesday, Marquez was released on a $100,000 bond, according to a report in the South Florida Sun Sentinel.

Across the nation, others arrested in taking part in the riot face charges ranging from curfew violations to federal theft and weapons felonies, according to federal complaints.

 

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