Douglas Wyatt

Wyatt is pictured spraying a chemical irritant at a group of Police while outside the Capitol Building around 2:30 on January 6th.  He also handed a wood plank to Jacob Therres, who then proceeds to throw it at a Police Officer.   These actions occured among a large group outside the Capitol Building.  Actions before and after this time window are not detailed.

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

  • First Name(s): Douglas
  • Last Name(s): Wyatt
  • Case Number: 22-mj-239
  • Arrest Location: Fallston, MD
  • Entry Last Updated: 01/17/2023
  • Date Docket Downloaded: 12/27/2022
  • Currently Incarcerated: No
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Assaulting, Resisting, or Impeding Certain Officers or Employees (1) Obstruction of Law Enforcement During Civil Disorder (2) Knowingly Entering or Remaining in any Restricted Building or Grounds (3) Disorderly and Disruptive Conduct in a Restricted Building or Grounds (4) Engaging in Physical Violence in a Restricted Building or Grounds (5) Violent Entry and Disorderly Conduct on Capitol Grounds (6) Act of Physical Violence in the Capitol Grounds or Buildings (7)

Case Status

Arrested 11/14/22. On 11/15/2022, Wyatt was released on personal recognizance. Status hearing set for 01/31/2023 at 1:00 PM by Telephonic/VTC before Magistrate Judge Robin M. Meriweather. The Government and defense counsel have agreed to vacate the status conference set for January 31, 2023 in this case and agree that a status conference should be set in its place in 60 days. This motion (doc #21, filed 1/12/23), awaits a ruling.

USA Attorney

Andrew J. Tessman
Assistant United States Attorney District of Columbia – Detailee West Virginia Bar No. 13734 300 Virginia Street Charleston, WV 25301 Phone- (304) 345-2200 email- [email protected]

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