• Feds allege man in ‘CFD' hat at Capitol mob attack is retired Pennsylvania firefighter

    7 days ago - By Chicago Tribune

    Federal authorities on Thursday alleged a Pennsylvania man is the person photographed at last week's mob attack on the U.S. Capitol wearing a ‘CFD' hat.
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  • Man wearing 'CFD' hat during Capitol attack IDed, arrested; not from Chicago

    Man wearing 'CFD' hat during Capitol attack IDed, arrested; not from Chicago

    7 days ago - By WGN TV

    WASHINGTON - A man at the US Capitol protest last week wearing a "CFD" hat was arrested Thursday morning on federal charges.
    According to the Wall Street Journal, the man has been identified as Robert Sanford, a retired firefighter from Chester, Pennsylvania. Sanford allegedly threw a fire extinguisher that hit three officers at the pro-Trump riot on Jan. 6, U.S. officials said.
    The WSJ reports Sanford faces three federal felony charges, including assaulting a police officer.
    Prior to Sanford being ID'd, some on social media speculated he was from Chicago because of the "CFD" intials on...
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