Former Montclair High Student Charged in Capitol Riot Was Freshman at Citadel

Elias Irizarry, a former Montclair High School student and the son of soap opera star Vincent Irizarry, was arrested Monday on federal charges related to the insurrection at the Capitol.

Elias Irizarry. Photo: FBI

Irizarry, 19, a freshman at The Citadel, a military college in South Carolina, was arrested Monday by the FBI and charged with:

Knowingly Entering or Remaining in any Restricted Building or Grounds Without Lawful Authority
Knowingly Engaging in Disorderly or Disruptive Conduct in any Restricted Buildings or Grounds
Violent Entry and Disorderly Conduct on Capitol Grounds

Irizarry was released on a $25,000 bond; his hearing is scheduled for March 22 in Washington DC for a hearing March 22, reports WCTI12.

FBI Releases New Video; Seeks The Public’s Help

In related news, the FBI released videos Thursday of assaults on officers at the Capitol and is seeking the public’s help in identifying suspects. The FBI states that some of the most violent offenders have yet to be identified, including the 10 seen assaulting officers in this video footage.

You can see all the FBI videos here. Warning: These videos show graphic attacks.

“The FBI is asking for the public’s help in identifying 10 individuals suspected of being involved in some of the most violent attacks on officers who were protecting the U.S. Capitol and our democratic process on January 6,” said Steven M. D’Antuono, assistant director in charge of the FBI’s Washington Field Office. “These individuals are seen on video committing egregious crimes against those who have devoted their lives to protecting the American people.

If you have any information on the individuals depicted in the videos, call 1-800-CALL-FBI or submit a tip online at Please reference the AFO number when calling or submitting information online. To view photos of additional individuals the FBI is seeking to identify, visit

Call ‪1-800-CALL-FBI (1-‪800-225-5324) to verbally report tips and/or information related to this investigation, or submit at tip online at

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