Edward Kelley

An individual tipped the FBI, stating they drove Kelley to Washington, DC on Jan. 6.

Kelley is accused of throwing a police officer to the ground with two other men. In addition, the DOJ claims he entered the Senate wing through a broken window, claiming he was the fourth person in the building.

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): Kelley
  • Case Number: 22-mj-00096
  • Arrest Location: Knoxville, TN
  • Judge: Robin Meriweather
  • Entry Last Updated: 12/20/2022
  • Date Docket Downloaded: 08/22/2022
  • Currently Incarcerated: No
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Assault (1) Obstruction of Law Enforcement During Civil Disorder (2) Destruction of Government Property (3) Unlawful Entry and Physical Violence (4) Violent Entry, Disorderly Conduct, and Other Offenses (5)

Case Status

Kelley was arrested on 5/5/22 and appeared in court the following day. He was ordered released. His preliminary hearing was scheduled for 10/18/22 however it was continued to 12/20/2022 at 1:00 PM (and joined with the status hearing scheduled for the same date and time) by Telephonic/VTC before Magistrate Judge Moxila A. Upadhyaya.

USA Attorney

Frederick Yette
Frederick Walton Yette U.S. ATTORNEY'S OFFICE National Security Section 555 Fourth Street, NW Washington, DC 20018 202) 252-7733 [email protected]

USA Attorney

Samuel S. Dalke
Assistant United States Attorney – Detailee PA Bar No. 311803 601 D Street N.W., Washington, DC 200530 [email protected] phone (717)-515-4095

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