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Blas Santillan

Santillan is seen on video entering the building. While inside, he spoke on a cell phone and allegedly shouted along with the crowd. He did not engage in violence.

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  • First Name(s): Blas
  • Last Name(s): Santillan
  • Case Number: 22-cr-32
  • Arrest Location: Clayton, GA
  • Judge: G Michael Harvey
  • Judge: Florence Pan
  • Judge: Timothy Kelly
  • Entry Last Updated: 12/27/2023
  • Date Docket Downloaded: 04/11/2022
  • Currently Incarcerated: No
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Knowingly Entering or Remaining in any Restricted Building or Grounds Without Lawful Authority, (1) Disorderly and Disruptive Conduct in a Restricted Building or Grounds (2) Violent Entry and Disorderly Conduct on Capitol Grounds (3) Parading, Demonstrating, or Picketing in a Capitol Building (4)

Case Status

Santillan was arrested on 8/23/21. He was released on personal recognizance on 09/02/2021. A preliminary hearing was held set on 11/1/21. NEW CASE #22-cr-00032 Information filed on 1/25/2022. Entered a plea of not guilty to all counts on 2/4/22. Entered a plea of guilty to count 4 of the information on 5/17/22. Sentencing held on 9/23/2022 before Judge Florence Y. Pan, sentenced to 45 days of incarceration; followed by 36 months of Supervised Release. Special Assessment owed in the amount of $10. Restitution owed in the amount of $500. All remaining counts were dismissed on Oral Motion of the Government.

USA Attorney

Christopher Amore
Christopher Amore DOJ-USAO District of New Jersey 970 Broad Street Ste 700 Newark, NJ 07102 973-645-2757 Email: [email protected] LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED Designation: Assistant U.S. Attorney

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