BREAKING: FBI in NYC arrested Eduard Florea, 40, Tuesday night on at least one weapons charge in response to online postings about an armed caravan heading to the U.S. Capitol, two law enforcement officials with knowledge of the investigation tell me and @brynnCNN
Adrienne Senatore, a spokeswoman with FBI field office in New York, confirmed that Florea had been arrested by federal authorities. She said that he should be arraigned Wednesday in Eastern District Court in Brooklyn.
The two officials said that Florea claims to be a Proud Boy. and that he was arrested with live ammunition in the home.

“He is someone who spews online hate,” one official said.

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