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Robert Wayne Dennis biography: 10 things about US Capitol rioter from Garland, Texas

Robert Wayne Dennis is a white man from Texas, United States. Here are 10 more things about him:

  1. He lives in Garland, Texas.
  2. He studied visual communication at Truman State University in Kirksville, Missouri, USA and art at Crowder College in Neosho, Missouri.
  3. As a graphic and comic book artist, he produced advertising graphics and designs such as logos and signage as well as original art and photography. He worked a senior restoration artist at Comic Art Restoration Service in Garland.
  4. Wearing a black beanie, dark glasses, a tan face covering, gloves, black jacket and blue jeans, he 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.
  5. In July 2021, Federal Bureau of Investigation agents arrived at his home in Garland.
  6. An FBI special agent filed a criminal complaint against him, which was signed by U.S. Magistrate Judge Zia M. Faruqui on October 14, 2021.
  7. On October 20, 2021, he was arrested in Texas.
  8. On November 17, 2021, he was indicted. For his participation in the U.S. Capitol riot on January 6, 2021, he was charged in Washington, D.C. with eight counts.  
  9. On January 13, 2023, he was found guilty of civil disorder and two counts of assaulting, resisting or impeding certain officers, all felonies, and three misdemeanor charges namely engaging in physical violence in a restricted building or grounds; entering and remaining in a restricted building or grounds and act of physical violence in the U.S. Capitol grounds or buildings. 
  10. He was 63 years old when he was found guilty of six counts on January 13, 2023. U.S. District Court Judge James E. Boasberg allowed him to remain free until his sentencing on April 13, 2023. He was represented by Allen Orenberg.

(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 or submit relevant photos and videos to the FBI.

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