Ryan Swoope

Surveillance footage shows Llamas, Siemers, and Swoope entering the Capitol
Building at approximately 3:08 PM through the Senate Wing Door.  Video shows the 3 exiting the Capitol  Building through the Senate Wing Doors at approximately 3:17 PM EST. In total, they were
inside the Capitol for approximately nine minutes. At around 3:45 PM, Swoope can be seen smoking a cigarette among a crowd who had gathered outside the North Door of the Capitol Building.  About 7 minutes later, at 3:52, Swoope can be seen spraying am orange chemical irritant at Police.

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): Swoope
  • Case Number: 22-mj-251
  • Arrest Location: Mentor, OH
  • Entry Last Updated: 01/17/2023
  • Date Docket Downloaded: 12/27/2022
  • Currently Incarcerated: No
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Assaulting, Resisting, or Impeding Certain Officers Using a Deadly or Dangerous Weapon (1) Obstruction of Law Enforcement during Civil Disorder (2) Entering and Remaining in a Restricted Building or Grounds (3) Disorderly and Disruptive Conduct in a Restricted Building or Grounds (4) Disorderly Conduct in the Capitol Grounds or Buildings (5) Parading, Demonstrating, or Picketing in a Capitol Building (6)

Case Status

Arrested 11/30/22. Released on personal recognizance on 12/8/22. Status hearing set for 02/16/2023 at 1:00 PM by Telephonic/VTC before Magistrate Judge Moxila A. Upadhyaya.

USA Attorney

Andrew Haag
Assistant United States Attorney Massachusetts Bar No. 705425 601 D Street NW, Washington, DC 20530 phone- (202) 252-7755 email- [email protected]

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