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Capitol Breach Cases

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 Numbersort descending Name Charge(s) Associated Documents Location of Arrest Case Status Entry Last Updated*

Obstruction of an Official Proceeding

Knowingly Entering or Remaining in any Restricted Building or Grounds Without Lawful Authority and Engage in Disruptive and Disorderly Conduct

FLORIDA, Middle District

Arthur Jackman was arrested on March 30, 2021 and made his initial appearance in Orlando today. He was released on the following conditions:

  • $25,000 appearance bond
  • Pretrial supervision
  • Surrender passport
  • Surrender firearms
  • Restricted travel
March 30, 2021
1:21-cr-159 MEREDITH Jr., Cleveland Grover

Interstate Communication of Threats; Possession of Unregistered Firearms; Possession of Unregistered Ammunition; Possession of Large Capacity Ammunition Feeding Devices

Arrested 1/8/21. Initial Appearance 1/8/21. Detained pending detention hearing scheduled for 1/13/21 at 1:30 p.m.

March 19, 2021
1:21-cr-26 ALBERTS, Christopher Michael

Unlawful Possession of a Firearm on Capitol Grounds or Buildings; Unlawful Entry or Remaining on Restricted Grounds without Lawful Authoirty; Carrying a Pistol without a License Outside Home or Place of Business; Possession of a Large Capacity Ammunition Feeding Device


Arrested on 1/7/21. Initial appearance / detention hearing on 1/7/21. Defendant released.  Preliminary Hearing set for 1/28/21 at 2:00 p.m.

February 4, 2021
1:21-cr-4 COFFMAN, Lonnie

Possession of an unregistered firearm (destructive device) and carrying a pistol without a license.


Arrested on 1/7/21. Initial appearance on 1/7/21. Detained. Detention/Preliminary Hearing set for 1/12/21. 3:00 p.m. Indicted on 1/11/21.

February 4, 2021
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*The field for “Entry Last Updated” is automatically updated whenever an entry is added or any edit to one is made. 

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