Federal agents have arrested Dan "Milkshake" Scott for his involvement in the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol.
According to insurrection expert and NBC reporter Scott MacFarlane, Scott was arrested in Florida. he was the one who was seen on video shouting "Let's take the f*cking Capitol!"
!! NEW: Feds announce arrest of accused PROUD BOY Dan Scott of Florida, who allegedly assaulted police on frontlin… https://t.co/R0VOQoA1iW— Scott MacFarlane (@Scott MacFarlane) 1621540354.0
2/ The investigation walks through the footage (props to @WSJ, there's so much!) starting with Proud Boys staging u… https://t.co/g1E8NKIY0c— John Scott-Railton (@John Scott-Railton) 1611708119.0
4/ The @WSJ places key Proud Boys from pre-breach meet-ups as instigators of later violence and activity by the cro… https://t.co/xemBxe5Efx— John Scott-Railton (@John Scott-Railton) 1611708679.0
Scott joins with a slew of other Proud Boys who have been arrested after their participation in the attack. Republicans have argued that because these men are being arrested, there's no reason to investigate Jan. 6 failures. It contrasts with what Republicans thought in 2001 when they passed a bill creating the 9/11 Commissison.