Kevin Seefried biography: 13 things about US Capitol riot suspect from Laurel, Delaware

Kevin Seefried (©FBI)

Kevin Seefried (©FBI)

Kevin Seefried Sr. is a white man from Delaware, United States. Here are 13 more things about him:

  1. He lives in Laurel, Sussex County, Delaware. (a)
  2. The Confederate Battle flag was usually displayed outside his house in Laurel, which sits next to a dilapidated chicken house. (a) (b)  
  3. He previously lived in Fruitland, Wicomico County, Maryland, USA. (c)
  4. He is the father of Hunter Seefried(b)
  5. One of his neighbors in Laurel described him and his family as good people. (a)
  6. In the 1990s, he was convicted of misdemeanor terroristic threatening and offensive touching in Delaware. (d)
  7. On January 6, 2021, he and Hunter travelled from Delaware to Washington, D.C., USA to listen to Donald Trump‘s speech at the White House. Afterwards, he and his son participated in a march from the White House to the U.S. Capitol led by a person with a bull horn, which matches the description of their fellow rioter Jack Angeli. At approximately 2:13 p.m., he and Hunter entered the Senate Building in Washington, D.C. through a broken window and left the building at 2:36 p.m. That day, Trump’s supporters breached the building while a joint session of Congress was certifying the vote of the Electoral College and affirming Joe Biden‘s victory in the 2020 presidential election. (b)
  8. He was 51 years old when he participated in the U.S. Capitol riot on January 6, 2021. While inside the U.S. Capitol building that day, he was photographed holding the Confederate Battle flag inside the building during the riot. (b) (e) 
  9. Hunter bragged about being in the U.S. Capitol on January 6, 2021 with his father to a co-worker, who then informed the Federal Bureau of Investigation. He was also photographed walking down the stairs next to his fellow rioter Aaron Mostofsky. (b) (d)
  10. On January 12, 2021, he and Hunter participated in interviews with the FBI separately and voluntarily. (b)
  11. On January 14, 2021, he and Hunter were arrested in Delaware and charged with one count of knowingly entering or remaining in any restricted building or grounds without lawful authority, one count of violent entry and disorderly conduct on the U.S. Capitol grounds and one count of depredation of government property. They appeared in the U.S. District Court in Wilmington, Delaware before Magistrate Judge Christopher Burke, who released them to home detention and prohibited them from travelling to Washington, D.C. except for court-related matters. (a) (d)
  12. He and Hunter both faced five counts in the indictment filed in the U.S. District Court in Washington on April 7, 2021. The indictment added multiple charges against them. (g)
  13. On May 3, 2021, he filed a motion by that would allow him to travel outside of Delaware to join a family trip to North Carolina, USA in June 2021, which was granted on May 4, 2021 when he and Hunter appeared virtually in federal court before U.S. District Judge Trevor McFadden for their arraignment. (h)

(This is a developing story. More details will be added.)


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