Brendan Hunt Wiki – Brendan Hunt Biography
According to Brendan Hunt wiki, Bio and Biography is a white man from New York City, New York, United States. His father is a retired judge and who allegedly threatened the lives of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi.
He was found guilty of one count of threatening to assault or murder US officials by a jury in Brooklyn federal court on Wednesday, according to the Eastern District of New York.
Brendan Hunt is 37 years old.
He lives in Ridgewood, Queens, New York City. He holds a bachelor’s degree in theater and he is a part-time actor and filmmaker. His father John Hunt is a retired New York City family court judge. As a full-time employee of the New York State Office of Court Administration, he is an analyst for the New York court system. He is an avid comic book collector a supporter of 45th U.S. Donald Trump.
Federal Bureau of Investigation special agent Erica Dobin filed a criminal complaint against him, which was signed by U.S. Magistrate Judge Cheryl L. Pollak on January 18, 2021. Between December 6, 2020, and January 12, 2021, he knowingly and intentionally threatened to murder a U.S. official with intent to impede, intimidate and interfere with such official while engaged in the performance of official duties and with intent to retaliate against such official on account of the performance of official duties. Hunt used the alias X-Ray Ultra to post content to various social media accounts.
He did not join the U.S. Capitol riot in Washington, D.C., USA on January 6, 2021. But two days after the insurrection, he posted a video on Bitchute, in which he said in part, “We need to go back to the U.S. Capitol when all of the Senators and a lot of the Representatives are back there and this time we have to show up with our guns and we need to slaughter these mothers—-rs.”
Arrest and Charge
He was arrested on January 19, 2021, a day before Joe Biden was inaugurated as the 46th U.S. president. On April 21, 2021, a prosecutor urged a jury in a trial’s opening statement to convict him. He pleaded not guilty to a threat-to-murder charge in federal court in Brooklyn, New York City.
On April 27, 2021, he testified on his behalf. He told jurors that he did post the disturbing social media rants he was accused of posting but claimed that he made them smoking weed by bong and drinking beer so he believed his rhetoric would never be taken seriously. On April 28, 2021, he was convicted on federal charges of threatening to kill members of Congress. Prosecutors said he faces up to 10 years in prison at sentencing on June 22, 2021.