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  • Arrested

Christopher WarnagirisLast Updated: August 18, 2022


Woodbridge, Virginia

Insurrection Related Information

  • Present at Capitol on 1/6

Litigation Details

  • Arrested in Quantico, Virginia
  • Charged on Dec 1, 2021


  • Active Duty Marine

Executive Summary

Warnagiris, 40, violently entered the Capitol after pushing through a line of police officers guarding the East Rotunda doors. According to the criminal complaint, he then stood by the door, holding it open and helping others enter the building.


Active Duty Marine

Litigation Details

Case File:



  • Assaulting, Resisting or Impeding Certain Officers or Employees
  • Obstruction of Law Enforcement During Civil Disorder
  • Obstruction of Justice/Congress
  • Knowingly Entering or Remaining in any Restricted Building or Grounds without Lawful Authority
  • Violent Entry and Disorderly Conduct on Capitol Grounds

Timeline of Litigation

  • Arrested

    Quantico, Virginia | May 13, 2021
  • Arraigned

    June 28, 2021 "Arraigned 6/28 where he pleaded not guilty to counts 1-9."
  • Charged

    June 2, 2021 "Indicted 6/2."
  • Status Conference

    August 27, 2021 "Status conference set for 8/27 at 12 pm. Defendant remains on personal recognizance."
  • Charged

    December 1, 2021 "Superseding indictment filed 12/1/2021."

Press Coverage

  • The veterans who stormed U.S. Capitol: Where are they now?

    Published on January 5, 2022 Read at Audacy
  • After Capitol Riot Indictment, Marine Major Remains at His Quantico Job

    Published on June 21, 2021 Read at
  • Active Duty U.S. Marine Corps Officer Arrested for Assault on Federal Law Enforcement Officer During Jan. 6 Capitol Breach

    Published on May 13, 2021 Read at US DOJ


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