At least 32 people from Illinois charged in connection with breach of U.S. Capitol; trial for Quincy couple set for April 17

More than 860 people from nearly all 50 states have been arrested in connection with the breach of the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6, 2021.  The Chicago Sun-Times published a list on Wednesday of at least 32 known residents who face charges for their role in the incident and the status of their court date. A…

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Central Illinois man pleads guilty in connection with breach of U.S. Capitol

Shane Jason Woods, 44, of Auburn, Illinois, pleaded guilty in the District of Columbia to
assaulting, resisting, or impeding law enforcement officers and a related federal assault charge.
According to court documents, on Jan. 6, 2021, Woods was among those illegally on the
Capitol grounds, joining a mob in the Lower West Terrace area.

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