Benjamin Phillips, Bloomsburg resident and founder of the Pro-Trump website Trumparoo, has been confirmed to be among the four dead at the riot at the United States Capitol in D.C. Phillips was 50 years old.
Phillips coordinated the transport of several dozen to Washington D.C. and drove there himself, as well.
Washington, D.C. police confirmed his death. The apparent cause was a stroke.
In November, BUnow reported that a rally in support of President Trump occurred in downtown Bloomsburg. The Trumparoo site organized the event.