Sean Michael McHugh

McHugh allegedly sprayed a chemical spray towards a Capitol Police Officer, and is alleged to have grabbed the metal barricade near the scaffolding right outside of the Capitol building on January 6th.

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


Knowingly Entering or Remaining in any Restricted Building or Grounds Without Lawful Authority (1) Disorderly and Disruptive Conduct in a Restricted Building or Grounds (2) Engaging in Physical Violence in a Restricted Building or Grounds (3) Disorderly Conduct on Capitol Grounds (4) Physical Violence on Capitol Grounds (5) Obstruction of Law Enforcement During Civil Disorder (6) Assault Law Enforcement Officer with a Deadly or Dangerous Weapon (7) Obstruction of Justice/Congress (8)

Case Status

Arrested 5/27/21. Initial appearance held 5/28/21. Arraignment 7/28/21, entered a not guilty plea as to all counts. A status conference is set for 2/1/23 at 10 30 am virtually. A jury trial will take place on 4/17/23.

USA Attorney

Mary Lyle Dohrrman
Mary Lyle Dohrmann US ATTORNEY'S OFFICE FOR THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA 555 4TH STREET, N.W., WASHINGTON, DC 20530 202 252 [email protected] LEAD ATTORNEY-ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED Designation: US Assistant Attorney

USA Attorney

Benjamin Kringer
Benjamin Kringer DOJ-USAO United States Attorney's Office 555 4th Street NW Washington, DC 20001 202-256-2397 Email: [email protected] LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED Designation: Assistant U.S. Attorney

Prison Name

Sean McHugh Inmate# 378159 Correctional Treatment Facility DC-CTF 1901 D St. SE Washington DC 20003

Please note: Prisoner mail is reviewed by guards. Please keep messages of encouragement to a general and/or religious nature. For example, do not mention the events of Jan. 6th or other current events under criminal investigation.

Information on Writing/Encouragement

Sean has been put in solitary confinement. His fiance indicated that he was not receiving his commissary money/items at one point in time.

Case Documents

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