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Kyle Fitzsimons

In the archway headed into the Capitol, Fitzsimons allegedly charged the police line. However, he said he was protecting the doorway and “anyone sucked into the crowd was pushed into the police line and subjected to brutality.”

He was beaten by an officer who struck his head with a baton. The left side of his forehead began bleeding. Fitzsimons was attended to by a rescue squad and treated at a DC hospital.

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

  • First Name(s): Kyle
  • Last Name(s): Fitzsimons
  • Case Number: 1:21-cr-158
  • Arrest Location: Lebanon, ME
  • Judge: Rudolph Contreras
  • Entry Last Updated: 11/21/2023
  • Date Docket Downloaded: 11/12/2021
  • Currently Incarcerated: Yes
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Civil Disorder (1), (2) Obstruction of an Official Proceeding (3) Inflicting Bodily Injury on Certain Officers (4) Entering and Remaining in a Restricted Building or Grounds (5) Disorderly and Disruptive Conduct in a Restricted Building or Grounds (6) Engaging in Physical Violence in a Restricted Building or Grounds (7) Disorderly Conduct in a Capitol Building (8) Act of Physical Violence in the Capitol Grounds or Buildings (9)

Case Status

Arrested 2/4/21. Indicted 2/26. Oral Motion for release from custody denied on 4/7/21. Arraignment held 4/22. Kyle Fitzsimons filed a motion for change of venue as well as an appeal. Second superseding indictment issued 5/18/22. He plead not guilty to all charges. On 9/27/22, Judge Rudolph Contreras found Kyle Fitzsimons guilty as to counts 1-11 of this indictment. On 7/13/23, Kyle Fitzsimons was sentenced to 87 months in prison, followed by 3 years of probation. He was ordered to pay $770 in special assessments and restitution totaling $2,000.

USA Attorney

Brandon Regan
Brandon K. Regan US DOJ-USAO Federal Major Crimes 555 Fourth Street, NW, Washington, DC 20530 202 252 [email protected] LEAD ATTORNEY-ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED-Designation: US Assistant Attorney

USA Attorney

Puja Bhatia
Puja Bhatia DOJ-USAO 555 4th Street, NW Ste Office 9439 Washington, DC 20530 202 809 3575 [email protected] LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED DESIGNATION: Assistant US Attorney

USA Attorney

Michael M. Gordon
Assistant United States Attorney Florida State Bar No. 1026025 400 N. Tampa St., Suite 3200 Tampa, Florida 33602 Email- [email protected] Telephone: 813-274-6370

USA Attorney

Douglas B. Brasher
Assistant United States Attorney Texas State Bar No. 24077601 1100 Commerce Street, Third Floor Dallas, Texas 75242-1699 Email- [email protected] Telephone: 214-659-8604

Kyle Fitzsimons's Mailing Address

Kyle Fitzsimons-29018-509
P.O. BOX 1031
Release Date: 04/11/2027

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

Kyle was in solitary confinement. Landscape photos of the sun and sunset help him and others in this situation stay connected to the outside world. He was not allowed to go outside of his cell while held in DC-CTF pre-trial.

Case Documents

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