Key takeaways from Wednesday’s developments in the Capitol riots investigation – CNN
(CNN)One week after the deadly insurrection at the US Capitol, federal law enforcement’s dragnet to arrest the violent trespassers kicked into high gear.
Nearly a dozen new known defendants were arrested or charged across the country, and the Justice Department made clear it was throwing its weight behind pursuing major cases that may amount to the most extensive counterterrorism probe since September 11, 2001.
Police officers and swimmer charged
The new arrests on Wednesday brought the total number…