Christopher W. Ortiz

Video footage and social media posts show Ortiz was present at the Capitol on Jan. 6th. He says he was at the event to “participate in government.” He casually observed the days events and documented them from his phone.

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

  • First Name(s): Christopher
  • Last Name(s): Ortiz
  • Case Number: 1:21-mj-158
  • Arrest Location: Huntington, NY
  • Judge: Zia Faruqui
  • Entry Last Updated: 07/23/2021
  • Date Docket Downloaded: 08/01/2021
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Knowingly entering or remaining in any restricted building or grounds without lawful authority; violent entry and disorderly conduct on Capitol grounds

Case Status

Ortiz was arrested on 1/27. He initially appeared in court on 2/5. A preliminary hearing is set for 9/30 at 1pm.

USA Attorney

Kondi Jon Kleinman
Kondi Jon Kleinman US ATTORNEY'S OFFICE FOR THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA 555 Fourth Street, NW, Washington, DC 20530 202 252 [email protected] ATTORNEY-ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED Designation: US Assistant Attorney

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