Alan Hostetter

Hostsetter attended the Stop the Steal rally and followed the crowd to the Capitol. He and others broke through the police line and climbed the stairs to enter the building.

Afterwards, he characterized the event on social media as “the 2021 version of 1776.”

Please keep in mind that in the United States, every citizen charged with a crime is presumed innocent until proven guilty.

  • First Name(s): Alan
  • Last Name(s): Hostsetter
  • Case Number: 1:21-cr-392
  • Arrest Location: Orange, CA
  • Judge: Royce Lamberth
  • Entry Last Updated: 04/06/2022
  • Date Docket Downloaded: 04/05/2022
  • Currently Incarcerated: No
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Conspiracy to Obstruct an Official Proceeding; Obstruction of an Official Proceeding and Aiding and Abetting; Restricted Building or Grounds

Case Status

Hostetter was arrested on 6/10/21 and appeared in court on 6/14. During his 6/14 appearance, he pleaded not guilty to all counts. His status conferences were held on 12/3 and 3/31. The next status conference takes place 5/26/2022 at 12:30 PM by VTC before Judge Royce C. Lamberth.

USA Attorney

Risa Berkower
Risa Berkower UNITED STATES ATTORNEY'S OFFICE 555 4th Street, NW Washington, DC 20530 (202) 252-6782 Fax: (202) 307-3961 Email: [email protected] LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED Designation: Assistant U.S. Attorney

USA Attorney

Katherine Nielsen
Katherine Nielsen DOJ-CRM Fraud Section 1400 New York Ave., NW Washington, DC 20530 202-355-5736 Email: [email protected] ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED Designation: Assistant U.S. Attorney

Prison Name

NA-Released on personal recognizance.

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