Albuquerque Cosper Head

A YouTube video identified Albuquerque Head as present at the Capitol on Jan 6th. He allegedly pushed an officer with a riot shield and pulled him out of a tunnel, saying “I’m gonna try to help you out here. You hear me?”

After removing him from the tunnel, the officer was allegedly assaulted by others in the crowd.

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


Obstruction of an Official Proceeding and Aiding and Abetting Civil Disorder Assaulting, Resisting, or Impeding Certain Officers Entering and Remaining in a Restricted Building or Grounds Disorderly and Disruptive Conduct in a Restricted Building or Grounds Impeding Ingress and Egress in a Restricted Building or Grounds Engaging in Physical Violence in a Restricted Building or Grounds Impeding Passage Through the Capitol Grounds or Buildings Acts of Physical Violence in the Capitol Grounds or Buildings

Case Status

Head was arrested 4/14/21 and detained after an initial hearing. He appeared before a federal judge on 5/6/21, where he pleaded not guilty to counts 1, 2, 3, 4, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, and 13. He remains detained and has petitioned the court for access to videos which were provided as records in the Sibick case. While not all access has been granted, the court ordered Videos 1 and 2 become available on 7/6. His next status hearing is 11/29 at 2pm.

Interested Party

Press Coalition

Interested Party's Lawyer

Charles Tobin

Interested Party's Lawyer

Lauren Russell

Interested Party's Lawyer

Maxwell Mishkin

USA Attorney

Cara Anne Gardner
Cara Anne Gardner DOJ-USAO 555 4th St, N.W. Washington, DC 20001 202 252 7009 [email protected] LEAD ATTORNEY-ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED Designation: US Assistant Attorney

USA Attorney

Tara Ravindra
Tara Ravindra US ATTORNEY'S OFFICE FOR THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA-Violent Crime Narcotics Trafficking Section 555 Fourth St, NW. Washington, DC 20530 202 252 7672 [email protected] Designation: US Assistant Attorney

Prison Name

Albuquerque Head, POD(G) Northern Neck Regional Jail P.O.BOX 1060 Warsaw, VA 22572 *Prisoner mail is reviewed by guards. Please keep messages of encouragement to a general and/or religious nature. For example, do not mention the events of Jan. 6th or other current events under criminal investigation.

Information on Writing/Encouragement

Anniversary is 6/16. Albuquerque is the father of 3, including 2 toddlers. He was the sole provider for his family at the time of his arrest.

Case Documents

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