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Ryan Ashlock

Ashlock is accused of coordinating with William Chrestman outside of the Capitol grounds.

He and others allegedly stood near the front of the crowd when police barricades were dismantled. He allegedly pushed on the barricades and was sprayed with police with pepper spray.

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

  • First Name(s): Ryan
  • Last Name(s): Ashlock
  • Case Number: 1:21-cr-160
  • Arrest Location: Lenexa, KS
  • Judge: Timothy J. Kelly
  • Entry Last Updated: 07/25/2023
  • Date Docket Downloaded: 09/25/2021
  • Currently Incarcerated: No
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Conspiracy (1) Obstruction of an Official Proceeding and Aiding and Abetting (2) Obstruction of Law Enforcement During Civil Disorder and Aiding and Abetting (3) Entering and Remaining in a Restricted Building or Grounds (4) Carrying a Deadly or Dangerous Weapon (5) Entering and Remaining in a Restricted Building or Grounds and Carrying a Deadly or Dangerous Weapon (6)

Case Status

Arrested 2/22/21. Indicted and made initial appearance on 2/26/21, he was ordered released on personal recognizance. Arraigned 3/23/21 and pleaded not guilty to all counts. On 6/14/22, Ashlock entered a guilty plea as to count 5s of the Superseding Indictment. Sentencing held on 11/10/2022, sentenced on Count 5 to 70 days of Incarceration followed by 12 months of Supervised Release (with conditions). $25 Special Assessment and Restitution in the amount of $500.00. Counts 1, 1s, 2, 2s, 3, 3s, 5, 6, and 6s were dismissed on oral motion by the government.

USA Attorney

Conor Mulroe
NY Bar No. 5289640 Trial Attorney U.S. Department of Justice, Criminal Division 1301 New York Ave. NW Suite 700 Phone-(202) 330-1788 Email- [email protected]

USA Attorney

Christopher Veatch
Christopher K. Veatch US ATTORNEY'S OFFICE, Northern District of Illinois 219 S Dearborn St, 5th Floor, Chicago, IL 60604 312 353 [email protected] LEAD ATTORNEY-ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED- Designation: US Assistant Attorney

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