Edward Jacob Lang

Photos and social media posts show Lang was present at the Capitol on Jan. 6th,, documenting his experiences. Lang and others in the crowd allegedly struck police officers’ shields.

Lang says he witnessed the shooting of Ashli Babbit and claims he was shot in the foot by police.

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

  • First Name(s): Edward
  • Last Name(s): Lang
  • Case Number: 1:21-cr-53
  • Arrest Location: Newburgh, NY
  • Judge: Carl Nichols
  • Entry Last Updated: 08/06/2021
  • Date Docket Downloaded: 07/20/2021
  • Currently Incarcerated: Yes
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Civil Disorder; Assaulting, Resisting, or Impeding Certain Officers; Assaultin, Resisting, or Impeding Certain Officers Using a Dangerous Weapon; Obstruction of an Official Proceeding; Aiding and Abetting; Disorderly and Disruptive Conduct in a Restricted Building or Grounds with a Deadly or Dangerous Weapon; Disorderly Conduct in a Capitol Building; Act of Physical Violence in the Capitol Grounds or Buildings

Case Status

Lang was arrested on 1/16/21. He plead not guilty on 2/9. The next status conference is scheduled for 9/15. Lang remains committed.

USA Attorney

Melissa Joy Jackson
Melissa Joy Jackson US ATTORNEY'S OFFICE FOR THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA 555 4th Street, NW, Washington, DC 20530 202 252 [email protected] Designation: US Assistant Attorney

Prison Name

Lang remains in prison. His federal Bureau of Prison number is 76480-054. He was released from federal prison and may be in another jail.

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