Robert Scott Palmer

Palmer is pictured spraying a fire extinguisher and throwing it at US Capitol Police.  According to his Indictment, he also threw a stick like object.

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 Scott
  • Last Name(s): Palmer
  • Case Number: 1:21-cr-328
  • Arrest Location: Tampa, FL
  • Judge: G Michael Harvey
  • Entry Last Updated: 07/21/2021
  • Date Docket Downloaded: 09/23/2021
  • Currently Incarcerated: No
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Assaulting, Resisting or Impeding Certain Officers Using a Dangerous Weapon Obstruction of Law Enforcement During Civil Disorder Knowingly Entering or Remaining in any Restricted Building or Grounds Without Lawful Authority

Case Status

Arrested 3/17; initial appearance held 3/23/21. Indicted 4/28/21 and arraignment held 5/5 where Palmer pleaded not guilty to all counts. Next status conference set for 10/4/21 at 11:15 a.m. Defendant remains on personal recognizance bond.

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