'Crying Nazi' Chris Cantwell Turns Himself in to Police and Is Arrested on Charlottesville-Related Charges [Video]

Christopher Cantwell, aka the crying Nazi, turned himself in to the Lynchburg Police Department in Virginia late Wednesday night.

He’s facing charges related to the illegal use of tear gas and malicious bodily injury after pepper-spraying anti-fascist demonstrators in Charlottesville on August 11.

If you recall, he was seen showing off his arsenal of guns and weapons the Vice News documentary on the “Unite the Right” rally before he took to the Internet crying over the fact that he might be arrested.

via New York Times:

In a statement released late Wednesday, [UVA] police said they had been notified late that afternoon that Mr. Cantwell had turned himself in to the Lynchburg Police Department in Virginia. The brief statement did not say when Mr. Cantwell turned himself in.

He was being held at the Blue Ridge Regional Jail in Lynchburg, Va., pending transport to Charlottesville, the university police said.

Chris  is being held without bail as he faces multiple felony charges.

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