Kevin James Lyons

Lyons allegedly took a photo right outside of the Speaker’s house while in the Capitol Building.  There is no evidence of any violence committed by Lyons.

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

  • First Name(s): Kevin James
  • Last Name(s): Lyons
  • Case Number: 1:21-cr-79
  • Arrest Location: Northern District, IL
  • Judge: Zia M. Faruqui
  • Judge: Beryl Howell
  • Entry Last Updated: 12/22/2022
  • Date Docket Downloaded: 09/25/2021
  • Currently Incarcerated: No
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Entering and Remaining in a Restricted Building (1) Entering and Remaining in Certain Rooms in the Capitol Building (2) Disorderly Conduct in a Capitol Building (3)

Case Status

Arrested 1/13. Initial appearance held 1/19. Charged via criminal information 2/3. Arraigned 2/12 and pleaded not guilty to all counts. Superseding indictment issued 6/9/21. Arraigned 8/9 and pleaded not guilty to all counts. Jury Trial starts on 2/6/23 at 9am in Courtroom 22A.

USA Attorney

Nicole Battle
New York Bar Assistant United States Attorney Violent Crime and Narcotics Trafficking Section 555 4th Street, N.W. Washington, D.C. 20530 Telephone No. (202) 252-6978 [email protected]

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