Over the past week, more than a dozen suspicious packages have been sent through the United States Postal Service to a media outlet, a Hollywood actor, and at least seven high-ranking current and former political leaders in the Democratic Party.
This is a demonstration of the skill, the capability, and determination of our American law enforcement.
I want to remind everyone that the defendant in this case—as in every case—is innocent until proven guilty.
These charges may change or expand as the investigation continues.
This is a law-and-order administration. We will not tolerate such lawlessness, and especially not political violence.
I want to reiterate that the defendant in this case is innocent until proven guilty.
And now Director Wray—who has done incredible work leading this effort over the last few days—will now give us the details on today’s important arrest.