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Capitol Breach Cases

Below is a list of defendants charged in federal court in the District of Columbia related to crimes committed at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C, on Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021. 

Every case is being prosecuted by the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Columbia. Following arrests, or surrender, defendants must appear before district court magistrate/judge where the arrest takes place, in accordance with the Federal Rules of Criminal Procedure.

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Case Number Namesort descending Charge(s) Case Documents Location of Arrest Case Status Entry Last Updated*
1:21-cr-160 ASHLOCK, Ryan

Conspiracy; Obstruction of an Official Proceeding and Aiding and Abetting; Obstruction of Law Enforcement During Civil Disorder and Aiding and Abetting; Entering and Remaining in a Restricted Building or Grounds and Carrying a Deadly or Dangerous Weapon; Entering and Remaining in a Restricted Building or Grounds and Carrying a Deadly or Dangerous Weapon

KANSAS, Lenexa

Arrested 2/22/21. Indicted and made initial appearance on 2/26/21.

Arraigned 3/23/21 and pleaded not guilty to all counts.

Pleaded guilty 6/14/22.

June 14, 2022
1:21-cr-460 BERRY, Caleb

Conspiracy

Obstruction of Congress

Charged via criminal information 7/9/21.

Arraigned and plea agreement hearing held 7/20/21 where he pleaded guilty to counts 1 and 2. 

Defendant remains on personal recognizance. Joint status report due on 9/21/21.

August 6, 2021
1:21-cr-175 BIGGS, Joseph Randall

Conspiracy; Obstruction of an Official Proceeding and Aiding and Abetting; Destruction of Government Property and Aiding and Abetting; Entering and Remaining in a Restricted Building or Grounds; Disorderly Conduct in a Restricted Building or Grounds

FLORIDA, Ormond Beach

Arrested 1/20/21. Initial appearance 3/09/21.

Indicted 3/10/21. Arraigned 3/23/21 and pleaded not guilty to all counts.

Superseding Indictment, 3/7/22.

Superseding Indictment, 6/6/22. 

June 7, 2022
22-cr-15 CALDWELL, Thomas Edward

Seditious conspiracy and other charges in new case filed 1/12/22, that also encompasses earlier charges. See indictment returned 1/12/22.

VIRGINIA, Charlottesville

Arrested 1/19. Indicted 1/27. Arraigned 2/11/21 and pleaded not guilty to all counts.

Superseding indictment issued 2/19. Arraigned 3/1/21 and pleaded not guilty to all counts.

Second superseding indictment issued 3/12/21. Third superseding indictment issued 3/31/21. Fourth superseding indictment issued 5/26/21. Fifth superseding indictment issued 8/4. 

Status conference held 8/10. Jury trials set for 1/31/22 at 10 am and 4/4/22 at 10 am. Defendant remains on personal recognizance.

New case, indictment, 1/12/22.

Superseding indictment filed, 6/22/22.

June 24, 2022
1:21-cr-160 CHRESTMAN, William

Conspiracy; Obstruction of an Official Proceeding and Aiding and Abetting; Obstruction of Law Enforcement During Civil Disorder and Aiding and Abetting; Threatening a Federal Officer; Entering and Remaining in a Restricted Building or Grounds and Carrying a Deadly or Dangerous Weapon; Entering and Remaining in a Restricted Building or Grounds and Carrying a Deadly or Dangerous Weapon

KANSAS, Olathe

Arrested 2/11/21. Initial appearance 2/26/21.

Indicted 2/26/21. Status conference held on 3/23/21.

Arraigned 3/24/21 where he pleaded not guilty to all counts.

Status conference held on 5/5/21. Status conference held on 6/24/21. Status conference held on 8/6/21.

Defendant remains committed. Status conference set for 10/1/21 at 4 pm.

August 13, 2021
1:21-cr-160 COLON, Louis Enrique

Conspiracy; Obstruction of an Official Proceeding and Aiding and Abetting; Obstruction of Law Enforcement During Civil Disorder and Aiding and Abetting; Entering and Remaining in a Restricted Building or Grounds and Carrying a Deadly or Dangerous Weapon; Entering and Remaining in a Restricted Building or Grounds and Carrying a Deadly or Dangerous Weapon

MISSOURI, Kansas City

Arrested 2/11/21. Indicted 2/26/21.

Arraigned 3/23/21 where he pleaded not guilty to all counts.

Pleaded guilty 4/27/22.

April 27, 2022
21-cr-28 CROWL, Donovan Ray

Conspiracy; Obstruction of an Official Proceeding and Aiding and Abetting; Destruction of Government Property and Aiding and Abetting; Entering and Remaining in a Restricted Building or Grounds; Tampering with Documents or Proceedings

OHIO, Southern District

Arrested 1/18/21. Indicted 1/27/21.

Superseding indictment issued 2/19/21. Arraigned 3/11/21 where he pleaded not guilty to all counts.

Second superseding indictment issued 3/12/21.

Status conference held on 3/23/21. Detention hearing held on 3/26/21.

Third superseding indictment issued 3/31/21.

Status conference held on 4/6/21.

Fourth superseding indictment issued 5/26/21. Arraigned 5/26/21 where he peladed not guilty to counts 1, 2, 3, 4 and 6.

Status conference held on 7/2/21.

Fifth superseding indictment issued 8/4/21. Status conference held on 8/10/21.

Status conference held 8/10.

Seventh superseding indictment 1/12/22

Eighth superseding indictment 6/22/22

June 24, 2022
1:21-cr-73 DECARLO, Nicholas

Conspiracy; Obstruction of an Official Proceeding; Destruction of Government Property; Theft of Government Property; Restricted Building or Grounds; Aiding and Abetting

Texas, Northern District

Arrested 1/26/21. Indicted 2/4/21. Initial appearance 2/10/21.

Arraigned 2/12/21 where he pleaded not guilty to all counts.

Superseding indictment returned 2/18/22.

Pleaded guilty 9/9/22.

 

September 9, 2022
1:21-cr-90 DEGRAVE, Nathaniel J. (aka, Nathan DeGrave)

Assaulting, Resisting, or Impeding Certain Officers; Civil Disorder; Obstruction of an Official Proceeding; Entering and Remaining in a Restricted Building or Grounds; Disorderly and Disruptive Conduct in a Restricted Building or Grounds; Disorderly Conduct in a Capitol Building; Impeding Passage Through the Capitol Grounds or Buildings; Act of Physical Violence in the Capitol Grounds or Buildings; Parading, Demonstrating, or Picketing in a Capitol Building

NEVADA, Las Vegas

Arrested 1/28/21. Indicted 2/5/21.

Arraigned 3/16/21 and pleaded not guilty to all counts.

Detention hearings held on 3/25/21 and 4/26/21. 

Superseding indictment issued 9/15/21. Arraigned 9/27/21 and pleaded not guilty to all counts.

Pleaded guilty 6/25/22 to conspiracy to obstruct an official proceeding and assaulting, resisting, or impeding officers. 

June 28, 2022
1:21-cr-28-15 DOLAN, Jason

Conspiracy

Obstruction of an Official Proceeding and Aiding and Abetting

Destruction of Government Property and Aiding and Abetting

Restricted Building or Grounds

Civil Disorder and Aiding and Abetting

FLORIDA, Wellington

Charged via fourth superseding indictment 5/26. Arrested 5/27/21.

Fifth superseding indictment issued 8/4.

Pleaded agreement entered 9/15. Pleaded guilty to counts 1 and 2. 

Sentencing date TBD.

September 17, 2021
1:21-cr-175 DONOHOE, Charles

Conspiracy; Obstruction of an Official Proceeding and Aiding and Abetting; Destruction of Government Property and Aiding and Abetting; Entering and Remaining in a Restricted Building or Grounds; Disorderly Conduct in a Restricted Building or Grounds

NORTH CAROLINA, Kernersville

Arrested 3/17/21. Arraigned 4/6/21.

Superseding indictment returned, 3/7/22.

Pleaded guilty 4/8/22.

April 8, 2022
1:21-cr-52 GREENE, Matthew

Conspiracy

Obstruction of an Official Proceeding and Aiding Abetting

Obstruction of Law Enforcement During Civil Disorder and Aiding and Abetting

Destruction of Government Property and Aiding and Abetting

Entering and Remaining in a Restricted Building or Grounds

Disorderly Conduct in a Restricted Building or Grounds

Disorderly Conduct in a Restricted Building or Grounds and Aiding and Abetting

NEW YORK, Fabius

Arrested 4/21/21. Arraigned 5/24/21 and pleaded not guilty to counts 1-9.

Pleaded guilty 12/22/21

 

February 4, 2022
1:21-cr-437 GRODS, Mark

Conspiracy

Obstruction of an Official Proceeding and Aiding and Abetting

Arrested 6/30. Plea agreement hearing held 6/30 and pleaded guilty to counts 1 and 2.

 

January 3, 2022
1:22-cr-15 HACKETT, Joseph

Seditious conspiracy and other charges in new case filed 1/12/22 that encompasses earlier charges. See indictment returned 1/12/22.

FLORIDA, Sarasota

Charged via fourth superseding indictment 5/26. Arrested 5/28.

Arraigned 6/24 and pleaded not guilty to all counts.

Charged via fifth superseding indictment 8/4. Status conference held 8/10.

New case, indictment 1/12/22.

Superseding indictment filed 6/22/22.

 

June 24, 2022
1:22-cr-15 HARRELSON, Kenneth

Seditious conspiracy and other charges. See accompanying indictment that was filed 1/12/2022. The case now has a new case number, as indicated. 

FLORIDA, Titusville

Arrested 3/10/21. Charged via second superseding indictment 3/12/21.

Third superseding indictment issued 3/31/21. Fourth superseding indictment issued 5/26/21. Fifth superseding indictment issued 8/4. 

Status conference held 8/10. Jury trials set for 1/31/22 at 10 am and 4/4/22 at 10 am. Defendant remains in custody.

Indictment 1/12/22 in new case that also includes earlier charges. 

Superseding indictment filed 6/22/22. 

June 24, 2022
1:21-cr-392 HOSTSETTER, Alan

Conspiracy to Obstruct an Official Proceeding

Obstruction of an Official Proceeding and Aiding and Abetting

Restricted Building or Grounds

CALIFORNIA, Orange

Indicted 6/9. Arrested 6/10. 

Arraigned 6/14 and pleaded not guilty to all counts.

Status conference set for 10/4 at 1 pm. Defendant remains on personal recognizance.

September 16, 2021
1:21-cr-28 ISAACS, William

Conspiracy to Defraud the United States

Obstruction of an Official Proceeding and Aiding and Abetting; Tampering with a Witness, Victim or Informant

Destruction of Government Property and Aiding and Abetting

Restricted Building or Grounds

Civil Disorder and Aiding and Abetting

Charged via fourth superseding indictment on 5/26/21. Fifth superseding indictment issued 8/4. 

Seventh superseding indictment returned 1/12/22.

Eighth superseding indictment returned 6/22/22.

 

June 24, 2022
1:22-cr-15 JAMES, Joshua

Seditious conspiracy and other charges in new case that also encompasses earlier charges. See accompanying indictment returned 1/12/22.

 

ALABAMA, Arab

Arrested 3/9/21.

Charged via third superseding infictment issued 3/31/21 and fourth superseding indictment on 5/26/21. Fifth superseding indictment issued 8/4/21. 

New case filed, indictment, 1/12/22.

Pleaded guilty 3/2/22.

March 2, 2022
1:21-cr-222 KHATER, Julian Elie

Assault on Federal Officer with Dangerous Weapon; Conspiracy to Injure an Officer; Civil Disorder and Obstructing or Impeding Any Official Proceeding; Physical violence on restricted grounds, while carrying dangerous weapon, and resulting in significant bodily injury; Violent entry and disorderly conduct, act of physical violence on Capitol Grounds

NEW JERSEY, Newark

Arrested on 3/15/21 and initial appearance held the same afternoon.

Indicted 3/17/21. Arraigned 4/9/21 and pleaded not guilty to all counts.

Pleaded guilty 9/1/22.

 

September 1, 2022
1:21-cr-392 KINNISON, Derek

Conspiracy to Obstruct an Official Proceeding

Obstruction of an Official Proceeding and Aiding and Abetting

Restricted Building or Grounds

Tampering with Documents or Proceedings

CALIFORNIA, Riverside

Indicted 6/9. Arrested 6/10. 

Arraigned 6/14 and pleaded not guilty to all counts.

Status conference set for 10/4 at 1 pm. Defendant remains on personal recognizance.

September 16, 2021
1:21-cr-237-RDM KLEIN, Jonathanpeter

Conspiracy
Obstruction of an Official Proceeding and Aiding and Abetting
Obstruction of Law Enforcement During Civil Disorder and Aiding and Abetting
Destruction of Government Property and Aiding and Abetting
Entering and Remaining in a Restricted Building or Grounds
Disorderly Conduct in a Restricted Building or Grounds

OREGON, Heppner

Arrested 3/23/21. Initial appearance held 3/26/21.

Status conference or plea hearing scheduled for 9/24 at 2 pm.

August 6, 2021
1:21-cr-237-RDM KLEIN, Matthew

Conspiracy
Obstruction of an Official Proceeding and Aiding and Abetting
Obstruction of Law Enforcement During Civil Disorder and Aiding and Abetting
Destruction of Government Property and Aiding and Abetting
Entering and Remaining in a Restricted Building or Grounds
Disorderly Conduct in a Restricted Building or Grounds

OREGON, Sherwood

Arrested 3/23. Initial appearance held 3/26.

Status conference set for 8/3 at 3 pm. Defendant remains on personal recignizance bond.

August 6, 2021
1:21-cr-160 KONOLD, Cory

Conspiracy; Obstruction of an Official Proceeding and Aiding and Abetting; Obstruction of Law Enforcement During Civil Disorder and Aiding and Abetting; Entering and Remaining in a Restricted Building or Grounds and Carrying a Deadly or Dangerous Weapon; Entering and Remaining in a Restricted Building or Grounds and Carrying a Deadly or Dangerous Weapon

ARIZONA, Tuscon

Arrested 2/11/21. Initial appearance held 2/26/21.

Indicted 2/26. Arraigned 3/23/21 and pleaded not guilty on all counts.

Status conference set for 10/1 at 4 pm. Defendant remains on personal recognizance.

August 6, 2021
1:21-cr-160 KONOLD, Felicia

Conspiracy; Obstruction of an Official Proceeding and Aiding and Abetting; Obstruction of Law Enforcement During Civil Disorder and Aiding and Abetting; Entering and Remaining in a Restricted Building or Grounds and Carrying a Deadly or Dangerous Weapon; Entering and Remaining in a Restricted Building or Grounds and Carrying a Deadly or Dangerous Weapon

ARIZONA, Marana

Arrested 2/11/21. Indicted 2/26/21.

Indicted 2/26. Arraigned 3/23/21 and pleaded not guilty on all counts.

Status conference set for 10/1 at 4 pm. Defendant remains on personal recognizance.

August 6, 2021
1:21-cr-160 KUEHNE, Christopher

Conspiracy; Obstruction of an Official Proceeding and Aiding and Abetting; Obstruction of Law Enforcement During Civil Disorder and Aiding and Abetting; Entering and Remaining in a Restricted Building or Grounds and Carrying a Deadly or Dangerous Weapon; Entering and Remaining in a Restricted Building or Grounds and Carrying a Deadly or Dangerous Weapon

Missouri, Western District

Arrested 2/11/21. Indicted 2/26/21 and initial appearance held the same day.

Indicted 2/26. Arraigned 3/23/21 and pleaded not guilty on all counts.

Status conference set for 10/1 at 4 pm. Defendant remains on personal recognizance.

August 6, 2021
1:21-cr-28 MEGGS, Connie

Conspiracy

Obstruction of an Official Proceeding and Aiding and Abetting

Destruction of Government Property and Aiding and Abetting

Entering and Remaning in a Restricted Building or Grounds

FLORIDA, Middle District

Charged via superseding indictment 2/19. Second superseding indictment issued 3/12. Third superseding indictment issued 3/31. Fourth superseding indictment issued 5/26. Fifth superseding indictment issued 8/4. 

Seventh superseding indictment returned 1/12/22.

Eighth superseding indictment returned 6/22/22.

June 24, 2022
1:22-cr-15 MEGGS, Kelly

Seditious conspiracy and other charges. See accompanying indictment that was filed 1/12/2022. The case now has a new case number, as indicated. 

 

FLORIDA, Middle District

Charged via superseding indictment 2/19. Second superseding indictment filed 3/12.

Third superseding indictment issued 3/31. Fourth superseding indictment issued 5/26.

Fifth superseding indictment filed 8/4/2021. Sixth superseding indictment filed 12/1/2021.

New case filed 1/12/22.

Superseding indictment filed 6/22/22.

 

June 24, 2022
1:22-cr-15 MINUTA, Roberto A.

Seditious conspiracy and other charges in new case that also encompasses earlier charges. See accompanying indictment returned 1/12/22.

NEW YORK, Southern District

Arrested 3/8.

Charged via third superseding indictment on 3/31. Fourth superseding indictment issued 5/26. Fifth superseding indictment issued 8/4. 

Status conference held 8/10. Jury trials set for 1/31/22 at 10 am and 4/19/22 at 10 am. Defendant remains on personal recognizance.

New case filed, indictment, 1/12/22.

Superseding indictment filed, 6/22/22..

 

June 24, 2022
1:22-cr-15 MOERSCHEL, David

Seditious conspiracy and other charges in new case filed 1/12/22, that also encompasses earlier charges. See indictment returned 1/12/22.

FLORIDA, Fort Myers

Arrested 7/2/21. Initial appearance held 7/12/21.

Fifth superseding indictment filed 8/4/2021.

Sixth superseding indictment filed 12/1/2021.

New case, indictment, 1/12/22.

Superseding indictment filed, 6/22/22.

June 24, 2022
1:21-cr-118 MUNCHEL, Eric Gavelek

Obstruction of an Official Proceeding

Conspiracy to Commit Obstruction

Restricted Building or Grounds

Obstruction of an Official Proceeding and Aiding and Abetting

Violent Entry or Disorderly Conduct

Entering and Remaining in a Restricted Building or Grounds with a Deadly or Dangerous Weapon and Aiding and Abetting

Disorderly and Disruptive Conduct in a Restricted Building or Grounds with a Deadly or Dangerous Weapon and Aiding and Abetting

Unlawful Possession of a Dangerous Weapon on Capitol Grounds or Buildings and Aiding and Abetting

Entering and Remaining in the Gallery of Congress

Disorderly Conduct in a Capitol Building

Parading, Demonstrating, or Picketing in a Capitol Building

TENNESSEE, Middle District

Arrested 1/10/21. Initial appearance 1/12/21. 

Ordered detained and transported to Washington, D.C. 1/24/21.

Indicted 2/12/21. Arraigned 2/17; pleaded not guilty.

Released on conditions 3/29/21.

First superseding indictment filed 6/2/21.

Arraigned 6/23/21. Pleaded not guilty.

Remains on personal recognizance. Status conference set for 9/20 at 10 am.

July 27, 2021
1:21-cr-567 NEEFE, Marshall

Conspiracy to Obstruct an Official Proceeding

Obstruction of An Official Proceeding and Aiding and Abetting

Civil Disorder

Assaulting, Resisting or Impeding Certain Officers Using a Dangerous Weapon and Aiding and Abetting

Entering and Remaining in a Restricted Building or Grounds with a Deadly or Dangerous Weapon

Disorderly and Disruptive Conduct in a Restricted Building or Grounds with a Deadly or Dangerous Weapon and Aiding and Abetting

Engaging in Physical Violence in a Restricted Building or Grounds with a Deadly or Dangerous Weapon and Aiding and Abetting

Disorderly Conduct in a Capitol Building or Grounds

Act of Physical Violence in the Capitol Building or Grounds

Parading, Demonstrating or Picketing in a Capitol Building

PENNSYLVANIA, Newville

Arrested 9/13/21. 

Superseding indictment filed 1/26/22.

Pleaded guilty 5/3/22.

Sentenced 9/23/22 to 41 months in prison, three years of supervised release, $2,000 restitution. 

September 23, 2022
1:21-cr-175 NORDEAN, Ethan (aka Rufio Panman)

Conspiracy

Obstruction of an Official Proceeding and Aiding and Abetting

Destruction of Government Property and Aiding and Abetting

Entering and Remaining in a Restricted Building or Grounds

Disorderly Conduct in a Restricted Building or Grounds

WASHINGTON, Western District

Arrested 2/3/21. Indicted 3/3/2021.

Superseding indictment filed 3/10/21.

Superseding indictment filed 3/7/22.

Superseding indictment filed 6/6/22. 

June 7, 2022
1:21-cr-73 OCHS, Nicholas

Conspiracy

Obstruction of an Official Proceeding

Destruction of Government Property

Theft of Government Property

Restricted Building or Grounds

Aiding and Abetting

HAWAII, Honolulu

Arrested 1/7/21. Initial appearance held 1/25/21.

Indicted 2/4/21. Arraigned 2/12/21; pleaded not guilty to all counts.

Superseding indictment returned 2/18/22.

Pleaded guilty 9/9/22.

September 9, 2022
1:21-cr-28 PARKER, Bennie Alvin

Conspiracy

Obstruction of an Official Proceeding and Aiding and Abetting

Destruction of Government Property and Aiding and Abetting

Entering and Remaining in a Restricted Building or Grounds

Tampering with Documents or Proceedings

OHIO, Northern District

Arrested 2/18/21 in the Northern District of Ohio.

First superseding indictment filed 2/19/21. Second superseding indictment filed 3/12/21. Third superseding indictment filed 3/31/21. Fourth superseding indictment filed 5/26/21. Fifth superseding indictment issued 8/4. 

Seventh superseding indictment, 1/12/22.

Eighth superseding indictment, 6/22/22,

 

June 24, 2022
1:21-cr-28 PARKER, Sandra Ruth

Conspiracy

Obstruction of an Official Proceeding and Aiding and Abetting

Destruction of Government Property and Aiding and Abetting

Entering and Remaining in a Restricted Building or Grounds

Tampering with Documents or Proceedings

OHIO, Northern District

Arrested 2/18/21 in the Northern District of Ohio.

First superseding indictment filed 2/19/21. Second superseding indictment filed 3/12/21. Third superseding indictment filed 3/31/21. Fourth superseding indictment filed 5/26/21. Fifth superseding indictment issued 8/4. 

Status conference held 8/10. Jury trials set for 1/31/22 at 10 am and 4/19/22 at 10 am.

Seventh superseding indictment 1/12/22.

Eighth superseding indictment 6/22/22.

June 24, 2022
1:21-cr-52 PEPE, William Joseph

Conspiracy

Assaulting, Resisting, or Impeding Certain Officers

Civil Disorder

Government Property or Contracts

Obstruction of an Official Proceeding

Robbery of Personal Property of the United States

Restricted Building or Grounds

NEW YORK, White Plains

Arrested 1/12/2021. Indicted 1/29/2021.

Superseding indictment filed 4/16/2021.

January 3, 2022
1:21-cr-175 PEZZOLA, Dominic (aka Spaz, aka Spazzo, aka Spazzolini)

Conspiracy; Assaulting, Resisting, or Impeding Certain Officers

Civil Disorder

Government Property or Contracts

Obstruction of an Official Proceeding

Robbery of Personal Property of the United States

Restricted Building or Grounds; Aiding and Abetting

NEW YORK, Rochester

Arrested 1/15/21 and initial appearance held the same day.

Indicted 1/29/21. Arraigned 2/9/21 and pleaded not guilty to counts 1-11.

Superseding indictment issued 4/16/21. Arraigned and pleaded not guilty to all counts on 5/25/21.

Named 3/7/22 in superseding indictment in new case, replacing 1:21-cr-52. 

Superseding indictment, 6/6/22.

June 7, 2022
1:21-cr-175 REHL, Zachary

Conspiracy

Obstruction of an Official Proceeding and Aiding and Abetting

Destruction of Government Property and Aiding and Abetting

Entering and Remaining in a Restricted Building or Grounds

Disorderly Conduct in a Restricted Building or Grounds

PENNSYLVANIA, Philadelphia

Indicted 3/10/21.

Arrested 3/17/21.

Superseding indictment 3/7/22.

Supersedng indictment 6/6/22. 

June 7, 2022
1:22-cr-15 RHODES, Elmer Stewart III

Seditious conspiracy and other charges. See accompanying document. 

TEXAS, Little Elm

Arrested Jan. 13, 2022. 

Superseding indictment returned on 6/22/22.

July 11, 2022
1:21-cr-567 SMITH, Charles Bradford

Conspiracy to Obstruct an Official Proceeding

Entering and Remaining in a Restricted Building or Grounds with a Deadly or Dangerous Weapon

Disorderly and Disruptive Conduct in a Restricted Building or Grounds with a Deadly or Dangerous Weapon

Impeding Ingress and Egress in a Restricted Building or Grounds with a Deadly or Dangerous Weapon and Aiding and Abetting

Unlawful Possession of a Dangerous Weapon on Capitol Grounds or Buildings

Disorderly Conduct in a Capitol Building or Grounds

Impeding Passage Through the Capitol Grounds or Buildings and Aiding and Abetting

PENNSYLVANIA, Shippensburg

Arrested 9/13/21.

Pleaded guilty 6/23/22. 

Sentenced 9/23/22 to 41 months in prison, three years of supervised release, $2,000 restitution. 

September 23, 2022
1:21-cr-28 STEELE, Laura

Conspiracy; Obstruction of an Official Proceeding and Aiding and Abetting; Destruction of Government Property and Aiding and Abetting; Entering and Remaining in a Restricted Building or Grounds; Tampering with Documents or Proceedings

NORTH CAROLINA, Kernersville

Arrested 2/17/21.

Charged via second superseding indictment on 3/12/21 and arraigned on 3/16 where she pleaded not guilty to all counts.

Third superseding indictment issued 3/31. Fourth superseding indictment issued 5/26. Fifth superseding indictment issued 8/4. 

Seventh superseding indictment, 1-12-22.

Eighth superseding indictment, 6-22-22.

June 24, 2022
1:21-cr-222 TANIOS, George

Assault on Federal Officer with Dangerous Weapon; Conspiracy to Injure an Officer; Civil Disorder and Obstructing or Impeding Any Official Proceeding; Physical violence on restricted grounds, while carrying dangerous weapon, and resulting in significant bodily injury; Violent entry and disorderly conduct, act of physical violence on Capitol Grounds

WEST VIRGINIA, Morgantown

Arrested on 3/15/21. Initial appearance held 3/15/21.

Indicted 3/17/21. Arraigned 4/13/21 and pleaded not guilty to all counts. 

Information filed 7/27/22.

Pleaded gulity 7/27/22. 

July 27, 2022
1:21-cr-392 TAYLOR, Russell

Conspiracy to Obstruct an Official Proceeding

Obstruction of an Official Proceeding and Aiding and Abetting

Obstruction of Law Enforcement During Civil Disorder and Aiding and Abetting

Restricted Building or Grounds and Carrying a Deadly or Dangerous Weapon

Unlawful Possession of a Dangerous Weapon on Capitol Grounds or Building

CALIFORNIA, Orange

Indicted 6/9. Arrested 6/10. 

Arraigned 6/28 and pleaded not guilty to all counts.

Status conference set for 10/4 at 1 pm. Defendant remains on personal recognizance.

September 16, 2021
1:22-cr-15 ULRICH, Brian

Seditious conspiracy and other charges in new case filed 1/12/22, encompassing earlier charges.

GEORGIA, Guyton

Named in indictment returned 8/4/21, 1:21-cr-00028

Arrested 8/9/21

New case and indictment filed 1/12/22

Pleaded guilty 4/29/22

April 29, 2022
22-cr-15 VALLEJO, Edward

Seditious conspiracy and other charges. See accompanying documents. 

ARIZONA, Phoenix

Arrested Jan. 13. 

Superseding indictment filed 6/22/22.

June 24, 2022
1:21-cr-392 WARNER, Erik Scott

Conspiracy to Obstruct an Official Proceeding

Obstruction of an Official Proceeding and Aiding and Abetting

Restricted Building or Grounds

Tampering with Documents or Proceedings

CALIFORNIA, Riverside

Indicted 6/9. Arrested 6/10. 

Arraigned 6/14 and pleaded not guilty to all counts.

Status conference set for 10/4 at 1 pm. Defendant remains on personal recognizance.

September 16, 2021
1:22-cr-15 WATKINS, Jessica

Seditious conspiracy and other charges in new case that also encompasses earlier charges. See accompanying indictment returned 1/12/22.

 

Ohio, Dayton

Arrested 1/18/21. Indicted 1/21 and initial appearance held 2/12 where she pleaded not guilty to all counts.

First superseding indictment filed 2/19. Second superseding indictment filed 3/12. Third superseding indictment filed 3/31. Fourth superseding indictment filed 5/26. Fifth superseding indictment issued 8/4. 

Status conference held 8/10. Jury trials set for 1/31/22 at 10 am and 4/19/22 at 10 am. Defendant remains committed.

New case filed, indictment 1/12/22

Superseding indictment filed 6/22/22.

June 24, 2022
1:21-cr-28 YOUNG, Graydon

Conspiracy; Obstruction of an Official Proceeding and Aiding and Abetting; Destruction of Government Property and Aiding and Abetting; Entering and Remaining in a Restricted Building or Grounds; Tampering with Documents or Proceedings

Florida, Middle District

Arrested 2/15/21 in the Middle District of Florida.

Charged via superseding indictment on 2/19/21 and was arraigned on 3/11/21 where he pleaded not guilty to counts 1-4 and 6.

The defendant remains on PR/HISP.

Plea hearing held 6/23 where the defendant pleaded guilty to counts 1 and 2 of the fourth superseding indictment.

 

August 9, 2021
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