New hearing set for Jan. 6 riot suspect from Conway

Peter Francis Stager (Pulaski County sheriff's office & Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/Thomas Metthe) A Conway man accused of attacking a police officer...

December 15, 2022
1:08 AM

Peter Francis Stager (Pulaski County sheriff's office & Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/Thomas Metthe) A Conway man accused of attacking a police officer on the steps of the U.S. Capitol during the Jan. 6, 2021, riot has apparently reached a plea agreement with prosecutors.According to an order filed Wednesday afternoon in federal court in Washington, D.C., U.S. District Judge Rudolph Contreras vacated a status hearing slated for Peter Francis Stager, 43. A plea hearing for him has been scheduled for Feb.

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