TAMPA — Federal authorities on Wednesday arrested Audrey Southard on charges related to her alleged participation in the Jan. 6 riots at the U.S. Capitol.
Southard, a vocal coach and piano teacher from Spring Hill, was set to make an appearance at 2 p.m. today in U.S. District Court in Tampa. The exact charges she faces were not immediately available.
Southard in January was the subject of a Tampa Bay Times story, which detailed her appearance in a video that shows an angry mob storming the Capitol halls. In one bit of footage, she can be heard screaming profanities at police.
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