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Police officer dies as result of mob attack at U.S. Capitol

This news story was published on January 7, 2021.
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WASHINGTON, D.C. – A police officer has died as a result of a seditious mob attack urged by Donald Trump at the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday, the fifth person to die as a result of the anarchy.

At approximately 9:30 p.m. January 7, 2021, United States Capitol Police Officer Brian D. Sicknick passed away due to injuries sustained while on-duty.

Officer Sicknick was responding to the riots on Wednesday, January 6, 2021, at the U.S. Capitol and was injured while physically engaging with protesters.  He returned to his division office and collapsed.  He was taken to a local hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.  The death of Officer Sicknick will be investigated by the Metropolitan Police Department’s Homicide Branch, the USCP, and our federal partners.

Officer Sicknick joined the USCP in July 2008, and most recently served in the Department’s First Responder’s Unit.

Four other people died in the chaos, including a former military woman who traveled thousands of miles to participate in the incidents.

Trump is now facing the prospect of possible impeachment as even some moderate Republicans are striking back against their former political master as Democrats weigh their options.

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8 Responses to Police officer dies as result of mob attack at U.S. Capitol

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    Anonymous Reply Report comment

    January 10, 2021 at 7:53 am

    Conservatives jerks who claim that they’re all for law and order certainty didn’t show it at the capitol.

    Like I have said before if he had told you people to jump off a bridge you would have done it.

    That what cult leaders do. They have their followers do their dirty work. While the their leader stands back, and enjoys the show.

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    Anonymous Reply Report comment

    January 8, 2021 at 9:38 am

    could he have been 1 of the 300/375+ pounders with uniforms on? Probably lifting his arms at full length without stuffing in a 1000 calorie donut into his mouth –

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      Anonymous Reply Report comment

      January 8, 2021 at 4:03 pm

      This is America. Show some respect.

      The Capitol is the House of the People ! You may not be in that number. Does not include
      Neanderthal man..

      Move if you don’t love America….we certainly don’t need your ilk stinking up the place..!!!

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        Anonymous Reply Report comment

        January 8, 2021 at 5:15 pm

        He is probably the same guy who posts about guards getting beat up at prisons and says screw them – they get paid for the job.