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Death of Brian Sicknick

American police officer (1978–2021)


Death of Brian Sicknick
Death of Brian Sicknick

Brian David Sicknick was a United States Capitol Police officer who died of natural causes from a stroke, a day after the storming of the Capitol in 2021. He lay in honor in the Capitol rotunda and is buried at Arlington National Cemetery. Two months after the incident, two men were charged with assaulting Sicknick and two other officers with a chemical irritant.

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