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Trump supporters clash with police and security forces as people try to storm the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6. Photo: Brent Stirton/Getty Images

A former Marine was sentenced Friday to 60 days in jail for his involvement in the Jan. 6 insurrection, when he told a reporter that rioters were "going to take" the Capitol, NBC News reports.

Driving the news: Boyd Camper pleaded guilty to one count of parading, demonstrating or picketing in the Capitol and agreed to pay $500 toward repairing the Capitol.

  • Boyd, who is from Montana, was originally charged with four misdemeanors, per NBC.

The big picture: Camper allegedly traveled to D.C. with his 10-year-old son for former President Trump's speech on the mall. Camper found Trump's speech "wanting," per a sentencing memo, prompting him to enter the Capitol and leave his son with a friend.

  • After entering the building, Camper told a CBS reporter that he was on the "front line" of individuals entering the Capitol, adding, "we’re going to take" the building.
  • Boyd in his sentencing memo apologized for his involvement in the riot, saying: "I got caught up in the synergy and moment of the crowd and made a bad decision to enter. My conduct was not violent, did not damage anything, I respected our police officers."
  • Boyd is one of more than 650 people to have been charged in connection with the Jan. 6 riot.

Go deeper: Trump defends threats to "hang" Pence

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Nancy Pelosi say she will "never forgive" Trump for insurrection

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi at a press conference on Tuesday. Photo: Stefani Reynolds/Bloomberg via Getty Images

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) on Tuesday told reporters she would "never forgive" former President Donald Trump for inciting the insurrection on Jan. 6.

Why it matters: Nearly a year later after the deadly riots, there has been an uptick in violent threats against elected officials and the inspector general for the U.S. Capitol Police said this week more needs to be done to keep the complex safe.

Former D.C. Guard alleges Army generals lied about Jan. 6 response

The D.C. National Guard and Capitol Police keep a group of pro-Trump demonstrators away from the Capitol following the insurrection on Jan. 6. Photo: Spencer Platt/Getty Images

A former D.C. National Guard official has alleged that two U.S. Army generals "lied" to Congress in their testimony on the U.S. Capitol riot, Politico first reported Monday.

The big picture: Col. Earl Matthews, who was serving on Jan. 6, alleges in a memo that the official version on the military response is "worthy of the best Stalinist or North Korea propagandist" and that the Pentagon inspector general's November report on it features "myriad inaccuracies, false or misleading statements, or examples of faulty analysis."

Roger Stone won't cooperate with Jan. 6 panel

Longtime Trump confidante Roger Stone speaking in front of the Supreme Court on Jan. 5 in Washington, D.C. Photo: Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images

Longtime Trump confidante Roger Stone won't cooperate with the House select committee investigating the Jan. 6 Capitol riot and will invoke the Fifth Amendment right not to testify, his attorney said Tuesday evening.

Why it matters: The announcement, first reported by ABC News, came hours after former White House chief of staff Mark Meadows said he wouldn't cooperate with the probe.