Why is Bumble trending on Twitter?

DATING app Bumble is trending after a user matched with a Donald Trump supporter who was involved with the Capitol riots in Washington DC.

Insurrection rioters have been incriminating themselves as investigators uncover posts from social media where participants have bragged about their alleged crimes.

Why is Bumble trending on Twitter?

Bumble is trending on Twitter after a user reported one of their matches, Robert Chapman, who bragged about his involvement in the January 6 Capitol insurrection.

Investigators say they corroborated the user's claims by matching Chapman's profile pictures with bodycam footage from police who were inside the building at the time of the siege.

Screenshots from the conversation show Chapman bragging "I did storm the Capitol," sayingthat he "made it all the way into Statuary Hall." 

He also claimed that he was interviewed by members of the media.

"We are not a match," the user replied. "I suppose not," Chapman answered.

Prosecutors said the user then quickly reached out to the FBI and provided screenshots of the conversation.

What was Chapman charged with?

According to court records, Chapman was arrested on April 22 and released by a federal magistrate judge in the Southern District of New York.

Chapman was charged with four misdemeanors, including disorderly conduct on Capitol grounds.

According to screenshots in court filings, Chapman also posted to Facebook before the insurrection and claimed that he was traveling to the "District of Criminality,"

He allegedly posted "I'M F—IN INSIDE THE CRAPITOL," on the day of the attack.

The majority of Capitol rioters who aren't charged with violent crimes have been released from jail before trial, according to CNN.

More than 390 people have been charged with federal crimes in connection with the attack.

What happened to Capitol police officer Brian Sicknick?

A medical examiner said Capitol police officer Brian Sicknick "died from natural causes" after rioters were charged with assaulting him.

Capitol police officer Brian Sicknick ‘died from natural causes’ examiner says after rioters charged with assaulting him.

Francisco J. Diaz told the Washington Post that there was no evidence the 42-year-old had an allergic reaction to the irritants used by the rioters.

He said that the cop's throat would have seized up quickly if he had suffered an allergic reaction.

Diaz also said there was also no evidence of internal or external injuries to the officer.

“All that transpired played a role in his condition," he added, noting that Sicknick was among the cops to confront the rioters amid the violent storming of Capitol buildings.

Sicknick died on January 7, eight hours after he collapsed on returning to his office duringt he riot.

Diaz told the Post he suffered two strokes at the base of the brain stem.

He said it was caused by a clot in an artery that supplies blood to that area of the body.

Four others lost their lives during the riot, all of whom were supporters of former President Donald Trump who were attending his "Stop the Steal" rally that morning in DC.

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