Duke Edward Wilson

Duke Wilson allegedly engaged in scuffles with Capitol Police Officers.  He supposedly took riot shields and tossed a pole inside the Capitol Building.  Wilson’s entry into the Capitol is not logged.

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  • First Name(s): Duke Edward
  • Last Name(s): Wilson
  • Case Number: 1:21-cr-345
  • Judge: Robin M. Meriweather
  • Judge: Royce Lamberth
  • Entry Last Updated: 04/21/2022
  • Date Docket Downloaded: 04/21/2022
  • Currently Incarcerated: Yes
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Charges

ASSAULTING/RESISTING/IMPEDING OFFICERS/EMPLOYEES; Assaulting, Resisting, or Impeding Certain Officers or Employees and Aiding and Abetting (1-2) ASSAULTING/RESISTING/IMPEDING OFFICERS/EMPLOYEES; Assaulting, Resisting, or Impeding Certain Officers or Employees and Aiding and Abetting (3) CIVIL DISORDER; Civil Disorder (4) TEMPORARY RESIDENCE OF THE PRESIDENT; Entering or Remaining in a Restricted Building or Grounds (5) TEMPORARY RESIDENCE OF THE PRESIDENT; Disorderly and Disruptive Conduct in a Restricted Building or Grounds (6) TAMPERING WITH A WITNESS, VICTIM OR INFORMANT; Obstruction of an Official Proceeding and Aiding and Abetting (7) VIOLENT ENTRY AND DISORDERLY CONDUCT ON CAPITOL GROUNDS; Disorderly Conduct in a Capitol Building (8) VIOLENT ENTRY AND DISORDERLY CONDUCT ON CAPITOL GROUNDS; Parading, Demonstrating, or Picketing in a Capitol Building (9) TEMPORARY RESIDENCE OF THE PRESIDENT; Engaging in Physical Violence in a Restricted Building or Grounds (10) VIOLENT ENTRY AND DISORDERLY CONDUCT ON CAPITOL GROUNDS; Act of Physical Violence in the Capitol Grounds or Buildings (11)

Case Status

Wilson was arrested on 4/5/21 and had his initial appearance the same afternoon. On 04/22/2021, he was released in a High Intensity Supervision Program. He pleaded guilty to counts 3 and 7 on 9/21/21 (Assaulting, Resisting or Impeding Certain Officers and, Obstruction of an Official Proceeding) per #17 Plea Agreement. Sentencing held on 03/04/2022, sentenced to fifty-one (51) months incarceration on counts 3 and 7 to run concurrent. Defendant further sentenced to thirty-six (36) months Supervised Release on counts 3 and 7 to run concurrent, followed by a $100 Special Assessment on each of counts 3 and 7 totaling $200. Oral motion by the Government to "dismiss the remaining counts", heard and granted.

USA Attorney

Christopher Tortorice
Christopher Tortorice DOJ-USAO 555 Fourth Street, NW Washington, DC 20503 202 252 [email protected] LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED Designation: US Assistant Attorney

Prison Name

NA-Released with conditions.

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