Andrew Taake

Taake is shown in pictures pepper spraying/engaging in other altercations with Capitol Police.  He is also pictured carrying what seems to be a combination of a baton and a whip.  Taake entered the Capitol Building and is seen pictured in various places throughout the building.

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 Assaulting, Resisting, or Impeding Certain Officers Obstruction of Law Enforcement During Civil Disorder Entering or Remaining, Disorderly and Disruptive Conduct, and Engaging in Physical Violence in a Restricted Building or Grounds Disorderly Conduct in a Capitol Building, Impeding Passage Through and Act of Physical Violence on Capitol Grounds or Buildings Parading, Demonstrating or Picketing in a Capitol Building

Case Status

Arrested and initial appearance held 7/23. On 8/11, the judge instructed both parties to schedule a status hearing and arraignment with the district judge. The status conference is set for 10/6.

USA Attorney

Laura Elizabeth Hill
Laura Elizabeth Hill DOJ-CIV 175 N Street, NE-Room 9.1811 Washington, DC 200012 202 598 [email protected] LEAD ATTORNEY-ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED-Designation: US Assistant Attorney

Prison Name

None available.

Information on Writing/Encouragement

Taake owns a pressure washing and gutter cleaning business called Hi-Flow in Houston.

Case Documents

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