Olympic swimming champion Klete Keller faces federal charges after participating in the assault on the Capitol (VIDEO)

The athlete was identified after he appeared in a clip, posted on social media by a reporter.

Klete Keller, American swimmer and two-time Olympic champion, faces three federal charges after participating on January 6 in the riots in Washington DC

The 38-year-old athlete was identified as one of the robbers on the Capitol, after it appeared in a video, posted on social media by a reporter for the conservative outlet Townhall, as detailed by an agent of the FBI in your report, aforementioned this Wednesday by The New York Times.

In the pictures you can see a man, who appears to be Keller, wearing a US Olympic team jacket. inside the building that houses the two Houses of Congress, while authorities try to vacate the area.

The documents The indictment filed in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia do not fully describe what the athlete did, beyond the fact that the officers tried to expel him from the compound along with other supporters of Donald Trump.

You are charged with obstructing law enforcement, knowingly entering or staying in a restricted building or compound without legal authorization, and entering violently and disturb public order in the Capitol.

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