Washington, DC – It was confirmed on Sunday that a second US Capitol Police Officer has died. Officer Howard Liebengood, at the age of 51 years, has died by suicide following the events at the Capitol on January 6.
Officer Liebengood was a 15-year veteran of the department and was serving in the Senate division. He was off-duty when he died.
Capitol Police Union Chairman Gus Papathanasiou said in a statement, “Every Capitol Police Officer puts the security of others before their own safety and Officer Liebengood was an example of the selfless service that is the hallmark of USCP. This is a tragic day.”
It’s been reported that Officer [...]
Washington, DC – LENN previously reported on the breaching of the United States Capitol on January 6th during the Electoral College certification. Since that time, an officer has died from an injury suffered during the unrest.
Officer Brian Sicknick with the US Capitol Police was pepper sprayed and hit in the head with a fire extinguisher by an unknown assailant. He was rattled, but reportedly continued to work at to keep people in order. Hours later when he returned to the department, he collapsed.
Officer Sicknick, 42 years old, was resuscitated twice by ambulance crews as he was rushed to the hospital, where it was discovered that he had a brain bleed from the [...]
Washington, DC – Violence has erupted in the nation’s Capitol, which was placed on lock down after protesters stormed into the Senate, halting the counting of electoral votes.
It’s been reported that several officers have been injured, with one so far being transported to the hospital.
A woman was also shot inside the Capitol building, and it’s been reported that she was transported to the hospital in critical condition. Police say she has since died.
Meanwhile, what’s been described as a pipe bomb was found at Republican National Committee (RNC) headquarters, which is located blocks from the Capitol. Likewise, a “suspicious [...]
Washington D.C. – On Sunday a Black Lives Matter activist was arrested after camera footage showed that he sucker punched a Trump supporter.
As hundreds of thousands of people gathered in Washington D.C. for a Pro Trump rally violence escalated as anti Trump supporters gathered in the area.
Kenneth Wayne Deberry, a BLM activist was caught on camera assaulting one Trump supporter to the point of knocking him unconscious.
A Pro Trump supporter was speaking into a megaphone when a group of anti Trump supporters began to surround him and assault the individual. Deberry then sucker punched the man causing him to fall to the ground. An other individual [...]