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Holding them accountable: 27 North and South Carolina residents charged so far in connection to Jan. 6 Capitol attack

More than 600 Americans have been arrested for their alleged involvement in the attack on the Capitol. Several are from North and South Carolina.

Sarah Beckman

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Published: 10:32 PM EST January 6, 2022
Updated: 12:01 AM EST January 7, 2022

They came from all walks of life. One took his girlfriend to the rally. Many drove the seven or so hours to Washington, D.C. from their homes. Several had no criminal backgrounds. 

But all 27 of the North and South Carolina residents so far arrested and charged by the federal government regarding their alleged involvement are still in the legal system, waiting for their futures to unfold.