FBI: Nashville man arrested in connection to violence at U.S. Capitol

Blake Austin Reed mugshot (Courtesy: Metro Nashville Police)

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – The FBI arrested a man in Nashville Sunday morning in connection to the violence at the U.S. Capitol on January 6, according to an FBI spokesperson.

FBI officials spoke with News 2 confirming the arrest. It happened at 600 Southgate Avenue in the Wedgewood Houston neighborhood in Nashville.

The U.S. Attorney-Middle District of Tennessee tweeted the identity of the man arrested. They report 35-year-old Blake A. Reed was the man arrested Sunday morning by FBI agents in Nashville on charges relating to the U.S. Capitol Riots.

This is a developing story. Stay with News 2 and WKRN.com for updates.

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