A Hollywood actor was arrested this week by federal agents for alleged involvement in the Jan. 6, 2021, incursion at the U.S. Capitol.
Emmy-nominated comedic actor Jay Johnston has appeared on popular shows such as “Mr. Show with Bob and David,” “Arrested Development” and the animated show “Bob’s Burgers.”
He also had a role in the comedy film “Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy.”
According to CBS News and other reports, Johnston, 54, was arrested in Los Angeles on Wednesday and later released from incarceration after he posted a $25,000 bond.
Johnston faces charges of felony obstruction of officers during civil disorder, as well as misdemeanors, according to an FBI complaint.
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A federal warrant for his arrest was issued on Monday.
“The FBI has reviewed body-worn camera footage showing that at approxima …