Christopher Warnagiris

Christopher Warnagiris is an active duty Marine officer.  Warnagiris is accused of pushing his way past a line of police protecting the Capitol and forcing his way through a doorway in the East Rotunda of the Capitol.  He can be seen as one of the first individuals inside the building at 2:25 P.M.  His actions before entering are not detailed in his Statements of Facts.

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): Warnagiris
  • Case Number: 1:21-cr-382
  • Arrest Location: Quantico, VA
  • Judge: Zia M. Faruqui
  • Entry Last Updated: 04/20/2022
  • Date Docket Downloaded: 04/16/2022
  • Currently Incarcerated: No
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Charges

Assaulting, Resisting or Impeding Certain Officers or Employees (1) Obstruction of Law Enforcement During Civil Disorder (2) Obstruction of Justice/Congress (3) Knowingly Entering or Remaining in any Restricted Building or Grounds without Lawful Authority (4) Violent Entry and Disorderly Conduct on Capitol Grounds (5)

Case Status

Arrested 5/13 and initial appearance held the same afternoon. Indicted 6/2 and arraigned 6/28 where he pleaded not guilty to counts 1-9. Arraignment held on 2/23/2022. Defendant entered a plea of not guilty to counts 1s, 2s, 3s, 4s, 5s, 6s, 7s, 8s, and 9s of the superseding indictment filed on 12/1/2021. Conference/Plea Hearing is set for 5/20/2022 at 1:00 PM in Telephonic/VTC before Judge Paul L. Friedman. Remains on personal recognizance.

USA Attorney

Alexis Jane Loeb
Alexis Jane Loeb U.S. ATTORNEY'S OFFICE FOR THE NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CAL 450 Golden Gate Ave. 11th Fl. San Francisco, CA 94102 (415) 436-7168 Fax: (415) 436-7234 Email: [email protected] LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED Designation: Assistant U.S. Attorney

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