An Army reservist became the first military service member charged in the Jan. 6 Capitol riot to be kicked out of the military.

Timothy Hale-Cusanelli, 31, was an army sergeant working part time as a Human Resources soldier until May when he was demoted to private, the lowest rank, and given an other-than-honorable discharge, the Washington Post reported on Wednesday.

Hale-Cusanelli, whom the Department of Justice called an “avowed white supremacist and Nazi sympathizer,” served for 12 years before being discharged.

Before his arrest, Hale-Cusanelli frequently peddled hateful and extremist political opinions on the Based Hermes Show channel on YouTube, the DOJ alleged.... Read More: Washington Examiner