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Ryan Kelley

Kelley allegedly climbed near the scaffolding on the West Side of the Capitol. He is accused of waving others toward the Capitol.

It seems he is being targeted by the DOJ for his actions organizing Stop the Steal rallies in support of President Trump in his home state of MI.

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


Entering or Remaining in any Restricted Building or Grounds Without Lawful Authority (1) Disorderly and Disruptive Conduct in a Restricted Building or Grounds (2) Knowingly Engage in any Act of Physical Violence Against Person or Property in any Restricted Building or Grounds (3) Destruction of Government Property (4)

Case Status

Kelley was arrested on 6/9/22. He was released on personal recognizance on 6/16. On 6/22, he was indicted. On 7/7/22, he plead not guilty to all charges. On 6/22/23, a pre-trial conference set for 7/27 was converted to a plea agreement hearing.

USA Attorney

April Holly Ayres-Perez
April Holly Ayers-Perez U.S. ATTORNEYS OFFICE Southern District of Texas 11204 McPherson Road Suite 100a Laredo, TX 78045 956-723-6523 Email: [email protected] LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED Designation: Assistant U.S. Attorney

USA Attorney

Shanai Watson
Trial Attorney New York Bar Reg. No. 5003165 Department of Justice 1301 New York Ave. N.W., Washington, DC 20005 Email: [email protected] Phone: (202) 616-0245

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