Jennifer Marie Heinl biography: 10 things about US Capitol riot suspect from Ross Township, Pennsylvania

Jennifer Marie “Jennie” Heinl is a resident of Pennsylvania, United States. Here are 10 more things about her:

  1. She lives in Ross Township, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania. (a)
  2. Her husband MichaelMike” Heinl is a detective with the Shaler Township Police Department in Glenshaw, Allegheny County and a member of the Federal Bureau of Investigation‘s violent crime task force unit in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County. (a)
  3. On March 27, 2020, her mother-in-law Rachele Marie Ferraro Heinl died at the age of 80. (b)
  4. She is affiliated with QAnon devotee Kenneth Grayson of Bridgeville, Allegheny County. They exchanged messages via Facebook Messenger from November 12, 2020 to January 21, 2021. They discussed travel arrangements to Washington, D.C., USA. (a)
  5. She told investigators that she went to Washington, D.C. on January 5, 2021but returned to Pennsylvania on January 6, 2021. (a)
  6. She went to the U.S. Capitol building in Washington, D.C. on January 6, 2021. That day, Donald Trump supporters breached the building while a joint session of Congress was certifying the vote of the Electoral College and affirming Joe Biden‘s victory in the 2020 presidential election. She was seen talking to Grayson inside the building that day. (a)
  7. In February 2021, Mike filed for divorce. He was on duty on January 6, 2021 and does not support the U.S. Capitol riot that happened that day. (a)
  8. On March 18, 2021, she was charged with knowingly entering or remaining in any restricted building or grounds without lawful authority, disorderly and disruptive conduct in a restricted building or grounds, violent entry and disorderly conduct on U.S. Capitol grounds and parading, demonstrating or picketing in a Capitol building. (a) (c)
  9. At 4:30 p.m. on March 18, 2021, she appeared in court by video before U.S. Magistrate Judge Lisa Pupo Lenihan, who released her on a $10,000 unsecured bond and prohibited her from possessing a firearm. She said she would waive her right to an identity hearing. (a) (c)
  10. Her preliminary hearing will be on March 24, 2021. (a)


(This is a developing story. More details are being added.)


If you have information about someone who participated in the U.S. Capitol riot on January 6, 2021, call 1-800-CALL-FBI. You may also submit relevant photos and videos to the FBI.

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