A New York City man who breached the U.S. Capitol constructing carrying a weird fur costume is the son of a Brooklyn Supreme Court choose, in accordance with a report Thursday.
Aaron Mostofsky, who advised the Post Wednesday he’d come to protest a “stolen election,” was holding a police riot protect as a mob of rioters swarmed the constructing Wednesday.
Mostofsky is the son of Shlomo Mostofsky, a distinguished determine within the Orthodox Jewish neighborhood, elected to the courtroom final January, in accordance with Gothamist.
Supporters of US President Donald Trump protest within the US Capitol on Jan. 6, in Washington, DC. (Photo by SAUL LOEB / AFP) (Photo by SAUL LOEB/AFP through Getty Images)
Rioters breeched safety and entered the Capitol as Congress debated the a 2020 presidential election Electoral Vote Certification. (Photo by SAUL LOEB / AFP) (Photo by SAUL LOEB/AFP through Getty Images)
On Wednesday Aaron Mostofsky advised The Post, “We were cheated. I don’t think 75 million people voted for Trump — I think it was close to 85 million.I think certain states that have been red for a long time turned blue and were stolen, like New York.”
Shlomo Mostofsky couldn’t instantly be reached for remark Thursday.
But his sibling, Nachman Mostofsky, advised the outlet, “My brother did nothing illegal…He definitely was not part of the riot.”