James Varnell Cusick Jr.

Cusick and his son attended the rally to support President Trump. They entered the Capitol building with the crowd and took pictures. There is no evidence they acted violently.

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


Knowingly Entering or Remaining in a Restricted Building or Grounds without Lawful Authority. Disorderly or Disruptive Conduct in a Capitol Building. Violent Entry and Disorderly Conduct on Capitol Grounds.

Case Status

Cusick was arrested on 6/24/21. A new case #21-cr-00575, including David Lesperance, Casey Cusick and James Cusick (newly added) was opened. All 3 defendants remain released on personal recognizance. During a status conference on 5/11/22, the court ordered new independent counsel appointed for each defendant. A meeting with each defendant regarding this update takes place virtually on 7/29 at 11am.

USA Attorney

Anne McNamara
Anne P. McNamara DOJ-USAO 555 4th Street, NW Washington, DC 20530 202 809 3502 [email protected] LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED Designation: Assistant US Attorney

Prison Name


Please note: Prisoner mail is reviewed by guards. Please keep messages of encouragement to a general and/or religious nature. For example, do not mention the events of Jan. 6th or other current events under criminal investigation.

Information on Writing/Encouragement

Global Outreach Ministries 25344 Wesley Chapel Blvd Lutz, FL 33559 813 540 3947- their mission is to spread the Gospel through music and film.

Case Documents


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