Idaho man who stormed US Capitol building: ‘I got caught up in the moment’

BOISE, Idaho (KBOI) — A man from Boise, Idaho who was photographed dropping down into the U.S. Senate chamber from the gallery during Wednesday’s riot at the Capitol has apologized for his actions.

Photos from Wednesday’s siege of the U.S. Capitol building showed Josiah Colt climbing down the balcony onto the Senate floor.

KBOI-TV News has been in contact with Colt and received the following statement: