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Chicago Heights man arrested for allegedly threatening violence at Biden inauguration

A suburban Chicago man was arrested Tuesday on a federal criminal charge for allegedly threatening to commit violence at the upcoming presidential inauguration in Washington, D.C.

Officials from the Office of the United States Attorney for the Northern District of Illinois, the FBI and the Secret Service announced on Tuesday that Louis Capriotti, 45, has been charged with transmitting a threat in interstate commerce.

Capriotti was arrested near his home Tuesday morning.  

In a Dec. 29, 2020, voicemail for a U.S. House of Representative member from New Jersey, Capriotti allegedly . . .

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