Tristan Chandler Stevens is a white man from Florida, United States. Here are 10 more things about him:
He lives in Pensacola, Escambia County, Florida.
He studied computer engineering at the University of West Florida on Pensacola.
On January 6, 2021, he went to the U.S. Capitol building in Washington, D.C., USA. 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.
A Federal Bureau of Investigation special agent filed a criminal complaint against him, which was signed by U.S. Magistrate Judge G. Michael Harvey on February 3, 2021.
On February 5, 2021, he was arrested in Pensacola.
On February 10, 2021, he attended a detention hearing at the U.S. Courthouse in Pensacola. U.S. Magistrate Judge Hope Cannon found that he was not a flight risk or community risk and he should be released to await further court proceedings. He was represented by Randall Lockhart.
For his participation in the U.S. Capitol riot on January 6, 2021, he was charged via superseding indictment on March 3, 2021 with disorderly and disruptive conduct in a restricted building or grounds; engaging in physical violence in a restricted building or grounds; disorderly conduct in a U.S. Capitol building; committing an act of violence in the U.S. Capitol building or grounds; interfering with a law enforcement officer during a civil disorder and four counts of aiding or abetting or assaulting, resisting or impeding law enforcement officers.
On September 13, 2022, he was found guilty of five felony charges and four misdemeanor charges.
He was 26 years old when he was found guilty of nine offenses on September 13, 2022.
He will be sentenced on January 13, 2023.
(This is a developing story. More details are being added.)
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