Feds charge members of Three Percenters militia group over Jan. 6 attack The Department of Justice (DOJ) announced on Thursday that six members of the Three Percenters right-wing militia group have been charged with conspiring to attack the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6. Trump State Department appointee negotiating plea deal in Capitol riot caseA former State Department appointee for then-President Trump is negotiating a plea deal over charges from the Jan 6. Former police chief and American Phoenix Project founder indicted on conspiracy charges related to January 6, alongside 5 men prosecutors say he recruited to far-right groupOne of the men asked members of a Telegram chat if they had police or military background or "special skills relevant to our endeavors," prosecutors say. Six alleged supporters of right-wing Three Percenters group charged in new Jan. 6 Capitol riot conspiracyCalifornia founders of American Phoenix Project rallied Trump supporters Jan. 5 at Supreme Court before raiding Congress the next day, prosecutors said. 6 Men Said to Be Tied to Three Percenters Movement Are Charged in Capitol RiotThe indictment marks the first charges lodged against conspirators linked to the radical gun rights group or involved with planning any of the political events held the week of the attack.