Who is Christopher Stanton Georgia's wife Kelley?
KELLEY Georgia is the wife of Christopher Stanton Georgia, a Trump supporter who is believed to have taken his own life after being arrested at the Capitol riots.
She claims that protests planned ahead of Joe Biden's inauguration are a "set-up" organized by "the left."
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Who is Kelley Georgia?
Kelley Georgia, who goes by Kelley Edles online, is active on social media.
Her Twitter account is filled with pro-Trump posts, including many where she retweets calls for Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey to remove the ban that was put on Donald Trump's account after the Capitol riots on January 6.
What did she say about upcoming protests?
Kelley Georgia is urging Trump supporters not to attend upcoming protests in Washington, DC.
"RED ALERT! Do NOT attend any event that is calling for a 'March on the Capitol' on Jan 17th!!!," she wrote on Twitter.
"I repeat DO NOT Attend this!!! I believe this may be organized by the left to setup patriots!!!
"Even the flyer has communist symbolism on it. DO NOT attend!"
What happened to Christopher Stanton Georgia?
It is believed that Christopher Stanton Georgia killed himself in the basement of his Alpharetta, Georgia, home after being arrested at the riots.
His wife was the one who found him and called police, according to reports.
Georgia, 53, died of a gunshot wound to the chest.
A medical examiner ruled that the father-of-two died by suicide, according to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.
Authorities have not yet commented on a reason why Georgia took his own life.
A police report obtained by The Sun states that Georgia’s family members were "extremely distressed" at the scene.
Police reportedly confiscated two semi-automatic SKS rifles from Georgia’s home.
On the day of the Capitol riots, Georgia had stayed out past the 6pm curfew after police officers told Trump fans to leave around 7.15pm, court documents showed.
He was charged with attempting to "enter certain property, that is, the United States Capitol Grounds, against the will of the United States Capitol Police,” the police report states.
Georgia faced a maximum penalty of a $1,000 fine and/or up to 180 days in jail.
What happened on January 6?
Senators met in Congress on January 6 to vote and certify the results of the election.
Protesters broke down fences outside the US Capitol and stormed the building and Capitol buildings were put on lockdown.
Vice President Mike Pence, followed by other Senators, were evacuated from the building and taken to safety.
The Pentagon said about 1,100 District of Columbia National Guard members were being mobilized to help support law enforcement at the Capitol.
After lawmakers were allowed back into the building, a joint session of Congress reconvened and an electoral college count of 306 for Biden and 232 for Trump was certified.
As the night wore on emotions from earlier in the day appeared to spill over as members of the House nearly came to blows on the floor during the Pennsylvania debate.
At least five people died as a result of the riots, including Kevin Greeson, 55, Benjamin Phillips, 50, Ashli Babbitt, 35, and Roseanne Boyland, 34.
Police officer Brian D. Sicknick also died after suffering from injuries received at the protest.
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