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Glenn Croy biography: 10 things about US Capitol riot suspect from Colorado Springs, Colorado


Glenn Wes Lee Croy is a white man from Colorado, United States. Here are 10 more things about him:

Terry Lynn Lindsey, Glenn Wes Lee Croy (©FBI)
Terry Lynn Lindsey, Glenn Wes Lee Croy (©FBI)
  1. He lives in Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado. (a)
  2. Aside from Colorado Springs, he has lived in other parts of Colorado including Peyton, Fountain and Calhan. (b)
  3. On December 27, 2020, he replied to a tweet by Colorado congresswoman Lauren Boebert asking, “Who is going to be in DC on January 6th to stand with President Donald Trump?” He replied, “fellow Coloradan we will be there.” (c)
  4. He and Terry Lynn Lindsey went to the U.S. Capitol building in Washington, D.C., USA 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. While inside the building, he and Lindsey took a photo of themselves in front of an Abraham Lincoln bust statue. (c)
  5. A Federal Bureau of Investigation special agent filed a criminal complaint against him and Lindsey, which was signed by U.S. Magistrate Judge G. Michael Harvey on February 16, 2021. (a)(c)
  6. On February 17, 2021, an FBI special agent arrested him in Colorado Springs. He made his initial court appearance in the U.S. District Court of Colorado by teleconference. The judge ordered his release on a $5,000 unsecured bond and prohibited him from leaving Colorado and from going near any government buildings. (a)(d)(e)
  7. He was 45 years old when he was arrested on February 17, 2021. Prior to the U.S. Capitol riot on January 6, 2021, he was previously arrested by Colorado Springs Police and was charged with assault, drug possession and marijuana cultivation. (f)
  8. On March 5, 2021, he was arraigned. For his participation in the U.S. Capitol riot on January 6, 2021, he was charged with unlawful entry on restricted buildings or grounds and violent entry and disorderly conduct on U.S. Capitol grounds. He pleaded not guilty to all counts. In August 2021, he pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor charge of parading, demonstrating or picketing inside the U.S. Capitol. (e)(g)
  9. In October 2021, he wrote a letter to a federal judge apologizing for his participation in the U.S. Capitol riot on January 6, 2021 and seeking probation. (h)
  10. On November 5, 2021, he will be sentenced. (h)

(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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