John Steven Anderson

Anderson was part of the crowd that entered the Capitol through a tunnel. He is seen holding a police shield at the front of the line and refuses to let go of it when ordered.

He is sprayed by police and falls to the ground, saying he can’t breathe because of asthma. Police escort him out of the building and call for an ambulance.

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

  • First Name(s): John
  • Last Name(s): Anderson
  • Case Number: 1:21-cr-215
  • Arrest Location: ST Augustine, FL
  • Judge: Rudolph Contreras
  • Entry Last Updated: 07/28/2021
  • Date Docket Downloaded: 06/07/2021
  • Currently Incarcerated: No
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Charges

Civil Disorder; Assaulting, Resisting, or Impeding Certain Officers; Theft of Government Property; Entering and Remaining in a Restricted Building or Grounds; Disorderly and Disruptive Conduct in a Restricted Building or Grounds; Impeding Ingress and Egress in a Restricted Building or Grounds; Disorderly Conduct in a Capitol Building; Impeding Passage Through the Capitol Grounds or Buildings

Case Status

Anderson was arrested on 2/25/21. He pleaded not guilty to all counts. The next status conference is scheduled for 9/24.

USA Attorney

Robert Juman
Robert Craig Juman US Attorney's Office 500 E Broward Blvd, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33132 786 514 9990, LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED Designation: US Assistant Attorney

Prison Name

NA-Released on personal recognizance.

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