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Connie Meggs biography: 13 things about Oath Keepers member from Dunnellon, Florida

Connie Meggs (Marion County Jail)

Connie Meggs (Marion County Jail)

Connie Prosser Meggs is a white woman from Florida, United States. Here are 13 more things about her:

  1. She lives in Dunnellon, Marion County, Florida. (a)
  2. She volunteers at a thrift shop in Dunnellon. (a)
  3. She worked at Gift Basket Village in Ocala, Marion County. (b)
  4. She is allegedly affiliated with the right-wing militia Oath Keepers. (a)
  5. Her husband Kelly Meggs is the self-described leader of the Florida chapter of the Oath Keepers. (a)
  6. She was tagged in Facebook video posted by a group called Kids of for Compassion on November 19, 2016. (b)
  7. Wearing a military-style hat and a black backpack with a USF logo, she went to the U.S. Capitol building in Washington, D.C., USA on January 6, 2021 with Kelly and other members of the Oath Keepers including siblings Graydon Young  and Laura Steele. That day, Donald Trump supporters breached the building while a joint session of Congress was certifying the vote of the Electoral College and affirming Joe Bidens victory in the 2020 presidential election. (a)
  8. She was 59 years old when he participated in the U.S. Capitol riot on January 6, 2021. For her participation in the riot, she was charged with one count of conspiring to commit an offense against the U.S., that is to corruptly obstruct, influence or impede an official proceeding, one count of depredation against federal government property and unlawful entry, disorderly conduct, or violent conduct in restricted buildings or grounds. (d) (e)
  9. In an email Young sent on January 8, 2021, Young sent an email providing the phone number of his team leader during the U.S. Capitol riot on January 6, 2021, which is registered to her. (a)
  10. A Federal Bureau of Investigation special agent filed a criminal complaint against her, Kelly, Young and Steele, which was signed by U.S. Magistrate Judge Robin M. Meriweather on February 11, 2021. (a)
  11. On February 17, 2021, he and Kelly were arrested in Ocala, Marion County, Florida. They were booked into the Marion County Jail in Ocala. (d) (e)
  12. She and Kelly have no criminal records in Marion County prior to their arrest on February 17, 2021. (e)

 

(This is a developing story. More details are being added.)

SOURCES:

If you have information about someone who participated in the U.S. Capitol riot on January 6, 2021, call 1-800-CALL-FBI. You may also submit relevant photos and videos to the FBI.

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