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Eric Gene Barber

Photos show Barber was present at the Capitol on Jan 6th. He allegedly scaled a wall with other protesters. Later, he entered the building, following the crowd and taking pictures.

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  • First Name(s): Eric
  • Last Name(s): Barber
  • Case Number: 1:21-cr-228
  • Arrest Location: Davisville, WV
  • Judge: Christopher Cooper
  • Entry Last Updated: 02/05/2023
  • Date Docket Downloaded: 04/23/2022
  • Currently Incarcerated: No
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Entering and Remaining in a Restricted Building or Grounds (1) Disorderly and Disruptive Conduct in a Restricted Building or Grounds (2) Disorderly Conduct in a Capitol Building or Grounds (3) Parading, Demonstrating, or Picketing in a Capitol Building (4)

Case Status

Barber was arrested on 3/3/2021 and appeared in court on 3/10. On 03/31/21, he pleaded not guilty to counts 1-5. On 12/16/21, Plea of guilty was entered as to counts 4 and 5. On 06/14/22, he was sentenced to 52 days in prison, 24 months probation, and ordered to pay a special assessments totaling $60 for both charges.

USA Attorney

Brenda Johnson
Brenda J. Johnson US ATTORNEY'S OFFICE, Criminal Division National Security Sectio 555 Fourth St, NW, Room 11-450-Washington, DC 20530 202 252 7801-FAX 202 252 [email protected] ATTORNEY, ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED-Designation: US Assistant Attorney

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