Retired firefighter Robert Sanford from Chester, Pa. accused of throwing fire extinguisher at Capitol police officers – 6abc Philadelphia

CHESTER, Pennsylvania (WPVI) — A retired firefighter from Chester, Pennsylvania is accused of being the man seen on video throwing a fire extinguisher that hit three police officers at the Capitol during the riot in Washington, D.C. last week.

Robert Sanford, 55, was arrested Thursday morning on four federal charges, including knowingly entering a restricted building, disorderly conduct on Capitol grounds, civil disorder and assaulting officers engaging in their official duties.

Retired firefighter Robert Sanford from Chester, Pa. accused of throwing fire extinguisher at Capitol police officers – 6abc Philadelphia