‘QAnon Shaman’ Gets 41 Months In Prison For Role In Jan. 6 Riot
Self-proclaimed ‘QAnon Shaman’ Jacob Chansley was sentenced to 41 months in prison for his leading role in the Jan. 6 Capitol riot.
Wearing a coyote-skin headdress and face paint, the 34-year-old Chansley was seen storming the Senate chamber, where he was asked by a timid cop: “Is there any chance I could get you to leave the Senate wing?”
Chansley left a hand-written note on the dais which read “It’s only a matter of time,” and “Justice is coming.”
Chansley’s sentence was less than the 51 months prosecutors had requested after he pleaded guilty in September to obstructing an official proceeding. His attorney, Albert Watkins, asked that he be given no additional jail time – pointing out that his client had been in federal custody since shortly after the riot.- READ MORE