by: Scott McCaulley (Information provided by Scott Liles, KTLO)
A man from Marion County has been arrested by FBI agents after two visits to areas around Flippin on Thursday.
KTLO in Mountain Home confirms through the FBI’s Public Information Office that the man arrested was JT Mott. The PIO also confirmed that one of the places visited in Flippin was The Bean Barn, a business owned by Hope Anderson-Mott.
Hope Anderson-Mott posted on social media that the arrest was in connection to JT being in Washington on January 6, the day protesters stormed the U.S. Capital in protest to Joe Biden’s Presidential Victory over Donald Trump.
The complete story from Scott Liles of KTLO is below:
Federal agents arrested a Twin Lakes Area man after visiting the Flippin area for several hours Thursday.
Public information officer Connor Hagan of the FBI’s Little Rock office confirmed to KTLO News Thursday afternoon that JT Mott was taken into custody after agents conducted two court-authorized law enforcement operations.