Did Agents Raid Home of Wrong Woman over Jan. 6 Riot? Maybe.
The Justice Department's massive prosecution of those who stormed the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6 has not been without its problems, including potential instances of mistaken identity.
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ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A U.S. Capitol Police officer traveled thousands of miles to Homer, Alaska, for an FBI raid on a woman’s home, looking for something stolen during the Jan. 6 insurrection and the person who took it. “We’re looking for Nancy Pelosi’s laptop,” the agents told Marilyn Hueper after briefly handcuffing her. Hueper shot back: “That still doesn’t explain why you’re in my home. Or in Homer, Alaska.” They would walk out with…