A tipster ‘provided a screenshot of the Snapchat user’s profile which shows a heatmap displaying the user’s location,’ the FBI says
A man accused of taking part in the 国会議事堂の暴動 was caught in part because he posted his location on a Snapchat “heatmap,” court records show.
“In this screen capture video, an individual wearing a black jacket over a white hooded sweatshirt, and a black baseball cap with white letters spelling ‘TRUMP’ can be seen in a crowd chanting ‘USA,’” the complaint says. “The user name visible reads ‘matt’s priv’ and when the video concludes, the user display name ‘Matt Buckler’ is present.”
But that wasn’t the only evidence. As the document goes on to explain, Mr Buckler also appeared on a “heatmap” feature explicitly showing where he was.
“Tipster 1 also provided a screenshot of the Snapchat user’s profile which shows a heatmap displaying the user’s location,」 FBI 書きました. “The bitmoji on this screenshot is labeled ‘Matt’ and is placed prominently on top of a satellite image of the US Capitol Building and grounds.”
それ以来, Mr Buckler has admitted to entering the Capitol on 6 1月, the FBI says. Screenshots from his Snapchat videos clearly show his face among the crowds in the building.
Mr Buckler was arrested on 17 9月 ワシントンDC. He has been charged with knowingly entering restricted grounds, 秩序を乱す行動, and parading or demonstrating on Capitol grounds. His next status hearing is scheduled for 22 11月.
According to the Department of Justice, より多い 600 people have been arrested in connection to the 6 January assault, when a mob of ドナルド・トランプ supporters stormed the US Capitol. それらのうち 600, 185 have been charged with assaulting or impeding police officers.