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Case Number: 2:20-cr-00169-AJS
Judge: Arthur J. Schwab
Court: United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania (Allegheny County)
Plaintiff's Attorney: United States District Attorney’s Office
Description: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania obstruction of law enforcement during civil disorder criminal defense lawyer represented Defendant, Andrew Augustyniak-Duncan, 25, who was charged with knowingly and willfully threw projectiles, including pieces of concrete and a pipe, at several Pittsburgh police officers, causing the obstruction, impediment and interference of law enforcement officers engaged in the lawful performance of their official duties.
The law provides for a maximum total sentence of not more than five years in prison, a fine of $250,000 or both. Under the Federal Sentencing Guidelines, the actual sentence imposed would be based upon the seriousness of the offense and the prior criminal history, if any, of the defendant.
Judge Schwab continued the defendant’s detention pending sentencing,
Assistant United States Attorney Jonathan D. Lusty is prosecuting this case on behalf of the government.
The Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Pittsburgh Bureau of Police conducted the investigation leading to the Indictment in this case.
18:2 and 231(a)(3) OBSTRUCTION OF LAW ENFORCEMENT DURING CIVIL DISORDER
Outcome: 06/02/2021 38 Minute Entry for proceedings held before Judge Arthur J. Schwab: Change of Plea Hearing as to ANDREW AUGUSTYNIAK-DUNCAN held on 6/2/2021 (Court Reporter: Marsia Balobeck) (lck) (Entered: 06/02/2021)
06/02/2021 39 PLEA ENTERED: Defendant withdraws plea of not guilty and pleads Guilty to Count 1 as to ANDREW AUGUSTYNIAK-DUNCAN (lck) (Entered: 06/02/2021)
06/02/2021 40 PRESENTENCE ORDER as to ANDREW AUGUSTYNIAK-DUNCAN. Signed by Judge Arthur J. Schwab on 6/2/21. (lck) (Entered: 06/02/2021)
06/02/2021 41 ORDER as to ANDREW AUGUSTYNIAK-DUNCAN -Sentencing set for 10/13/2021 10:30 AM before Judge Arthur J. Schwab. Sentencing Memoranda, Joint Status Report, and any Motions for Upward or Downward Departure are due on 9/28/21. Signed by Judge Arthur J. Schwab on 6/2/21. (lck) (Entered: 06/02/2021)