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Federal agents arrest, charge Mercer County woman in pink hat during Capitol attack

An FBI agent’s affidavit on a warrant issued Wednesday said that after a group inside a Capitol room stated they needed a plan, Powell told them “that they should ‘coordinate together if you are going to take this building.’ She also notes that they ‘have another window to break.’”

By Mark Scolforo/The Associated Press

FBI agents visit Mercer County home of pink hat woman pictured at Capitol riot

Investigators were conducting court-authorized activity at the Sandy Lake home of Rachel Powell. She told The New Yorker she was the person recorded at the Capitol talking on a bullhorn and wearing a distinctive pink hat.

By The Associated Press