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.

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Charges

Knowingly Entering or Remaining in any Restricted Building or Grounds Without Lawful Authority (1) Obstruction of Law Enforcement During Civil Disorder (2) Assaulting, Resisting or Impeding Certain Officers Using a Dangerous Weapon (3)

Case Status

Arrested 3/17/21; initial appearance held 3/23/21. Indicted 4/28/21 and arraignment held 5/5 where Palmer pleaded not guilty to all counts. He remains on personal recognizance bond. Palmer plead guilty to count 3 on 10/4. On 12/17/21, he was sentenced as to 63 months incarceration (release date 3/23/26), followed by 36 months of supervised release. He was also ordered to pay a special assessment of $100 and restitution of $2,000.

USA Attorney

Robert Juman
Robert Craig Juman U.S. ATTORNEY'S OFFICE 500 E. Broward Blvd. Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33132 786-514-9990 Email: [email protected] LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED Designation: Assistant U.S. Attorney

Prison Name

Robert Scott Palmer-34938-509 FCI COLEMAN LOW FEDERAL CORRECTIONAL INSTITUTION P.O. BOX 1031 COLEMAN, FL 33521

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