Charles Donohoe

Text messages and video footage confirm Donohoe was at Capitol on January 6th with others known as the Proud Boys. Prior to the event, the group communicated on a private messaging system. Donohoe says he was unarmed on the day of the event.

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


Conspiracy (1) Obstruction of an Official Proceeding and Aiding and Abetting (2) Destruction of Government Property and Aiding and Abetting (3) Entering and Remaining in a Restricted Building or Grounds (4) Disorderly Conduct in a Restricted Building or Grounds (5)

Case Status

Donohoe was arrested on 3/17/21 and appeared in court later that day. He was arraigned on 4/6. Entry on Docket Sheet; (03/09/2022) Pretrial Conference/Motion Hearing set for 4/22/2022 at 9:30 AM before Judge Timothy J. Kelly. Jury Selection/Trial set to commence on 5/18/2022 at 9:00 AM in the Ceremonial Courtroom before Judge Timothy J. Kelly. On 04/08/2022- Donohoe entered a Guilty Plea (See #335) as to Counts 1 (Conspiracy to Obstruct an Official Proceeding) and Count 6 (Assaulting, Resisting, or Impeding Certain Officer). On 04/13/2022, MINUTE ORDER as to Charles Donohoe; it was ordered that this case be referred to the U.S. Probation Office for the District of Columbia for a Presentence Investigation.

Interested Party

Cable News Network, ABC News, Associated Press, Buzzfeed News, CBS News, The Wall Street Journal, E.W. Scripps Company, Gannett Company, Gray Media Group, Los Angeles Times, National Public Radio, Inc., NBC News, New York, Times, Pro Publica, Tegna, The Washington Post

Interested Party's Lawyer

Charles Tobin

Interested Party's Lawyer

Lauren Russell

Interested Party's Lawyer

Maxwell Mishkin

USA Attorney

James Nelson
James B. Nelson US ATTORNEY'S OFFICE FOR THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA 555 4TH STREET, NW, Room 4112 Washington, DC 20001 202 252 [email protected] LEAD ATTORNEY-ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED- Designation: US Assistant Attorney

USA Attorney

Jason McCullough
Jason Bradley Adam McCullough US ATTORNEY'S OFFICE 555 4TH STREET, NW, Washington, DC 20530 202 252 [email protected] LEAD ATTORNEY-ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED-Designation: US Assistant Attorney

USA Attorney

Luke Jones
Luke Matthew Jones US ATTORNEY'S OFFICE FOR THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBI A555 Fourth Street, NW, Washington, DC 2053 0202 252 7066-FAX 202 616 [email protected] ATTORNEY, ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED, Designation: US Assistant Attorney

Prison Name

Charles Donohoe #306435 125 Court St. Hillsborough, NC 27278-2510

Please note: 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.

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