Derek Gunby

Derek Gunby was at the Capitol to attend the Stop the Steal rally. He says he walked into the Capitol with the crowd and that he thought it was okay because police weren’t stopping him. There is no evidence he acted violently.

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

  • First Name(s): Derek
  • Last Name(s): Gunby
  • Case Number: 1:21-mj-508
  • Arrest Location: Anderson, SC
  • Judge: G. Michael Harvey
  • Entry Last Updated: 08/10/2021
  • Date Docket Downloaded: 10/07/2021
  • Currently Incarcerated: No
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Knowingly Entering or Remaining in any Restricted Building or Grounds Disorderly and Disruptive Conduct in a Restricted Building or Grounds, Violent Entry and Disorderly Conduct on Capitol Grounds, Parading, Demonstrating, or Picketing in a Capitol Building.

Case Status

Derek Gunby was arrested on 8/12 and appeared in court on 8/18. His next hearing is set for 10/18.

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

Prison Name

NA-Released on personal recognizance.

Case Documents

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