CBSNewYork) — The son of a New York judge has been arrested for his role in last week’s crisis at the U.S. Capitol Building.
Aaron Mostofsky, who is the son of Kings County Supreme Court Judge Shlomo Mostofsky in Brooklyn, was seen inside the capitol while wearing a fur outfit and a bulletproof vest.READ MORE: Bay Area Health Workers Cheer Newly-Approved 1-Shot Johnson & Johnson Vaccine
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He was carrying a wooden staff and plastic riot shield with U.S. Capitol Police insignia.READ MORE: Antioch Gas Station Shooting Leaves Man Suffering Life-Threatening Injuries
Mostofky is expected to appear in Brooklyn federal court Tuesday afternoon.MORE NEWS: Hundreds Rally in San Mateo to Denounce Violence Against Asian Americans
According to the criminal complaint, the 34-year-old faces charges of theft, disorderly conduct and unlawful entry. The top charge — theft of governmental property — carries a maximum 10-year sentence.