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  • Charged

Robert PackerLast Updated: May 26, 2022


Newport News, Virginia

Insurrection Related Information

  • Present at Capitol on 1/6

Litigation Details

  • Arrested in Newport News, Virginia
  • Pleaded on Jan 26, 2022

Executive Summary

Robert Keith Packer is a known Nazi sympathizer who participated in the violent events on January 6 in Washington, DC and entered the US Capitol. 

Litigation Details

DOJ Case Number:



  • Entering and Remaining in a Restricted Building
  • Violent Entry and Disorderly Conduct
  • Parading, Demonstrating, or Picketing in a Capitol Building

Timeline of Litigation

  • Arrested

    Newport News, Virginia | January 13, 2021
  • Arraigned

    February 24, 2021 "Packer pleaded not guilty to counts 1 and 2 on 2/24/21."
  • Initial Appearance

    January 19, 2021 "Initial appearance held 1/19/21. Released on a personal recognizance bond with two special conditions (stay away order from DC and appear at virtual hearing)."
  • Charged

    February 10, 2021 "Information filed 2/10/21."
  • Status Conference

    August 3, 2021 "Status conference set for 8/3/21 at 3:30 pm."
  • Pleaded

    January 26, 2022 "Pleaded guilty 1/26/22."

Press Coverage

  • Seven Charged in Federal Court Following Events At the United Capitol

    Published on January 13, 2021 Read at US DOJ


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