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  • Charged

Shawn PriceLast Updated: May 26, 2022

Location

Orange, New Jersey

Insurrection Related Information

  • Present at Capitol on 1/6
  • Organized for 1/6

Litigation Details

  • Arrested in Rockaway Township, New Jersey
  • Status conference on Aug 25, 2021

Executive Summary

Price held a leadership position in the northern New Jersey chapter and attended multiple events and rallies from November 2020 to January 2021.

As depicted in photographs taken at the Capitol on Jan. 6, Price was on the lower west terrace helping to push other individuals forward into a line of law enforcement officers while the officers resisted and deployed a chemical irritant in an apparent attempt to disperse the crowd. In addition, on Jan. 6, Price sent Facebook messages to other users stating, “I led the storm!”, “[I] got really f***** up but me and 4 of my chapter brothers pushed that line and started it ourselves had to be done.”

Litigation Details

DOJ Case Number:

21-mj-464

Charges

  • Knowingly Entering or Remaining in any Restricted Building or Grounds Without Lawful Authority
  • Knowingly Engaging in Disorderly or Disruptive Conduct in any Restricted Building or Grounds
  • Violent Entry and Disorderly Conduct on Capitol Grounds Obstruction of Law Enforcement During Civil Disorder
  • Obstruction of Justice/Congress Obstruct, influence or impede any official proceeding or attempt to do so, or to aid, abet, counsel, command, or induce or procure the commission of that offense.

Timeline of Litigation

  • Arrested

    Rockaway Township, New Jersey | June 8, 2021
  • Initial Appearance

    June 16, 2021 "Initial appearance held 6/16."
  • Status Conference

    August 25, 2021 "Status Hearing set for 8/25/2021 at 1:00 pm. On personal recognizance."

Affiliated Organizations

    • Extremist / Right-Wing Group

    Proud Boys

    37 individual(s)

Press Coverage

  • Self-Identified Proud Boy Arrested for Violent Entry and Obstruction of Justice during Jan. 6 Capitol Breach

    Published on June 9, 2021 Read at US DOJ

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