Kansas man pleads guilty for role in Jan. 6 riot at Capitol
December 1, 2021
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A northeast Kansas man pleaded guilty Wednesday to a misdemeanor charge for his participation in the Jan. 6 riot at the U.S. Capitol.
Mark Roger Rebegila, 32, of St. Marys, pleaded guilty to parading, demonstrating or picketing in the Capitol building. In exchange for his plea, three other charges were dropped.
He is scheduled to be sentenced March 10 and faces a maximum penalty of six months in prison and a $5,000 fine.
Rebegila is the third of eight Kansas residents charged in the Capitol riot case to plead guilty, The Kansas City Star reported. The other five c...