Robert Sanford

Robert Sanford is allegedly caught on video throwing a fire extinguisher that ended up striking a Capitol Police officer.

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

  • First Name(s): Robert
  • Last Name(s): Sanford
  • Case Number: 1:21-cr-86
  • Judge: Zia M. Faruqui
  • Entry Last Updated: 07/22/2021
  • Date Docket Downloaded: 08/29/2021
  • Currently Incarcerated: No
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Civil Disorder; Assaulting, Resisting, or Impeding Certain Officers Using a Dangerous Weapon; Entering and Remaining in a Restricted Building or Grounds with a Deadly or Dangerous Weapon; Disorderly and Disruptive Conduct in a Restricted Building or Grounds; Act of Physical Violence in the Capitol Grounds or Buildings

Case Status

Arrested in Pennsylvania on 1/14/21. Indicted 2/5/21. Sanford pleaded not guilty to counts 1,2,3,4 and 5. Defendant remains on personal recognizance. Status hearing set for 8/19/21 at 3:00PM.

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