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Thomas Fee Biography
Thomas Fee is a former New York City firefighter from Freeport, Long Island. He faces charges for robbing the United States Capitol. Fee texted a photo of himself surrounded by rioters inside the US Capitol during the January 6 occupation by supporters of outgoing President Trump and claimed he was on the “tip of the spear,” according to authorities. federal.
Fee is a 22-year retired veteran of ‘New York’s Bravest’. He retired from his job in October, an FDNY spokesman said Monday. The fee was $ 125,794 last year, as state payroll records show.
In 2004, Fee was suspended as a volunteer firefighter in Hempstead, Long Island, on accusations that he repeatedly yelled racial slurs at a black doctor.
Thomas Fee Age
Thomas Fee is 53 years old.
Fee sent a friend a selfie from inside the building’s famous rotunda, the Daily News learned. Friends first heard that Fee might be in the capital when a person saw a message on Fee’s girlfriend’s Facebook page saying she was at the Washington D.C. rally, the complaint says.
The person texted Fee to find out if he was actually there and Fee said he was and sent him the selfie as additional evidence.
Later, authorities compared the photograph to Fee’s driver’s license photo and concluded that it matched, the complaint says.
Arrest of Thomas Fee
Fee has not yet been arrested, but is being wanted for arrest, a police source briefed on the matter said Monday.
Fee was charged Saturday with violent entry and disorderly conduct on Capitol grounds and knowingly entering or remaining in any building or restricted land without legal authority, according to a criminal complaint filed in Washington, DC. It was unclear Monday if that firefighter is the same defendant in the Capitol riot.
The charges come after two New York City firefighters, one retired and one active, were seen outside the U.S. Capitol earlier this month, and days after Fire Commissioner Daniel Nigro issue a department-wide memorandum urging all firefighters, active and retired, to “act.” with the utmost discretion and respect for others ”.
ONLY IN | A retired Long Island FDNY firefighter faces charges for robbing the United States Capitol.
Thomas Fee, 53, of Freeport, allegedly texted a photo to an acquaintance saying he was on the “tip of the spear.” Https://t.co/RDekXkEncT