Frank Rocco Giustino

Giustino posted on social media how police were spraying tear gas at people near him outside.  Surveillance shows he walked into the rotunda of the Capitol with others and walked out.  There is no evidence showing he engaged in violence.

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  • First Name(s): Frank
  • Last Name(s): Giustino
  • Case Number: 1:22-mj-0002
  • Arrest Location: Long Island, NY
  • Judge: Zia Faruqui
  • Entry Last Updated: 04/24/2022
  • Date Docket Downloaded: 04/24/2022
  • Currently Incarcerated: No
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Charges

18 U.S.C. § 1752(a)(1)- Entering and Remaining in a Restricted Building (1) 18 U.S.C. § 1752(a)(2)- Disorderly and Disruptive Conduct in a Restricted Building (2) 40 U.S.C. § 5104(e)(2)(D)- Violent Entry and Disorderly Conduct in a Capitol Building (3) 40 U.S.C. § 5104(e)(2)(G)- Parading, Demonstrating, or Picketing in a Capitol Building (4)

Case Status

Giustino was arrested on 1/11/21. He initially appeared in court on 1/13/22. He was released on personal recognizance on 01/13/22. Status Hearing continued to 5/10/2022 at 01:00 PM in Telephonic/VTC before Magistrate Judge Robin M. Meriweather.

USA Attorney

Douglas Collyer
Douglas Collyer DOJ-USAO Gateway Building 14 Durkee St. Room 340 Plattsburgh, NY 12901 518 314 7818 [email protected] LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED Designation: US Assistant Attorney

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