Derek Sulenta

Sulenta posted on Facebook he was attending the Stop the Steal rally. He posted to his account as the events of that day unfolded.

He allegedly remained in the building for 47 minutes. This time could be contributed to the pressing of bodies inside the hallway, which he mentions in his account. He appears to act peacefully inside, talking on a cell phone and taking pictures.

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): Sulenta
  • Case Number: 22-cr-00340
  • Arrest Location: Long Beach, CA
  • Judge: Robin M. Meriweather
  • Entry Last Updated: 10/26/2022
  • Currently Incarcerated: No
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Charges

Parading, Demonstrating, or Picketing inside a Capitol Buiding

Case Status

Sulenta was arrested on 8/4/22 and appeared in court on 8/18. He was released on personal recognizance. Indicted 10/14. The next status conference takes place on 11/8 at 1pm virtually.

USA Attorney

Joseph Huynh
JOSEPH HUYNH Attorney’s Office for the District of Columbia 601 D Street, N.W. Washington, DC 20530

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