Thomas BallardLast Updated: January 4, 2022
Fort Worth, Texas
Insurrection Related Information
- Present at Capitol on 1/6
- Arrested in Fort Worth, Texas
- Preliminary hearing on Aug 13, 2021
As depicted in public video and body-worn camera (BWC) footage, at approximately 4:47 p.m., Ballard threw a tabletop at the police officers. A few minutes later, he used a baton to assault officers.
DOJ Case Number:
ChargesAssaulting, Resisting or Impeding Certain Officers Using a Dangerous Weapon Civil Disorder Entering and Remaining in a Restricted Building or Grounds with a Deadly or Dangerous Weapon Disorderly and Disruptive Conduct in a Restricted Building or Grounds with a Deadly or Dangerous Weapon Engaging in Physical Violence in a Restricted Building or Grounds with a Deadly or Dangerous Weapon Disorderly Conduct in Capitol Building Act of Physical Violence in the Capitol Grounds or Buildings Parading, Demonstrating, or Picketing in a Capitol Building
Timeline of Litigation
ArrestedFort Worth, Texas | August 10, 2021
Preliminary HearingAugust 13, 2021 "Detention hearing scheduled for 8/13 at 10 am."
Texas Man Arrested for Assault on Law Enforcement During Jan. 6 Capitol BreachPublished on August 11, 2021 Read at US DOJ
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