Kentucky couple pleads guilty to participation in Capitol riot


MORGANFIELD, Ky. (WTVQ) – A Morganfield couple who were at the U.S. Capitol riot have pleaded guilty to taking part and could face up to six months in prison, according to the Lexington Herald-Leader.

Lori Vinson made national headlines when she claimed she was fired from her job as a nurse at a hospital in Evansville, Indiana because she admitted taking part in the riot. At the time, she said she would “do it again tomorrow.”

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Vinson and her husband, Thomas, have agreed to pay $500 in restitution in connection to the damage at the capitol, even though they claim they didn’t damage or steal anything, according to the report.