Paul Russell Johnson

Johnson is pictured pushing a metal barricade with a couple other individuals.  It is unclear whether or not he entered the Capitol Building.

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

  • First Name(s): Paul Russell
  • Last Name(s): Johnson
  • Case Number: 1:21-cr-332
  • Arrest Location: Lanexa, VA
  • Judge: Robin M. Meriweather
  • Entry Last Updated: 07/28/2021
  • Date Docket Downloaded: 09/24/2021
  • Currently Incarcerated: No
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Inflicting Bodily Injury on Certain Officers Obstruction of Law Enforcement During Civil Disorder Obstruction of Justice/Congress Engaging in Physical Violence in the Capitol Grounds or Buildings

Case Status

Arrested 4/13. Initial appearance held 4/29. Indicted 4/30. Arraigned 5/7 where he pleaded not guilty to counts 1-9. Status conference set for 9/23 at 2 pm. Defendant remains on personal recognizance bond.

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