William D. Merry Jr.

Merry is seen standing in a crowd with his daughter. He is holding a ripped wooden sign from above the doorway of Speaker Pelosi.

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  • First Name(s): William
  • Last Name(s): Merry
  • Case Number: 21-cr-748
  • Arrest Location: St. Louis, MO
  • Judge: Zia Faruqui
  • Judge: James E Boasberg
  • Entry Last Updated: 11/20/2022
  • Currently Incarcerated: No
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Theft of Government Property Knowingly Entering or Remaining in any Restricted Building or Grounds Disorderly Conduct Which Impedes the Conduct of Government Business Disruptive Conduct in the Capitol Buildings

Case Status

Merry was arrested on 2/4/21. He initially appeared in court on 2/12/21 and was released the same day. He entered a guilty plea as to count 1 on 1/5/22. Sentencing held on 4/11/2022, sentenced to forty-five (45) days incarceration, followed by nine (9) months Supervised Release, a $10 Special Assessment, and $500 Restitution.

USA Attorney

Jessica Arco
Jessica Arco US DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE 950 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20530-202 532 [email protected] LEAD ATTORNEY- ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED-Designation: US Assistant Attorney

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