Cops lined a Washington, DC avenue on Sunday to pay tribute to Capitol Police Officer Brian Sicknick, who was murdered when hordes of supporters of President Trump stormed the US Capitol constructing final week.
Sicknick, 42, was pepper-sprayed and fatally bludgeoned on Wednesday as rioters streamed into the Capitol in an try to derail Congress’ certification of Joe Biden’s presidential election win.
On Sunday, a hearse carried his stays from the health worker’s workplace to a funeral house, escorted by police autos.
A contingent of cops representing a number of departments lined Third Avenue, providing a solemn salute because the hearse rolled previous — the Capitol’s dome standing tall behind them.
Dozens of civilians too lined the road in a present of respect, applauding Sicknick and his fellow officers.
As they gathered to recollect Sicknick, officers additionally mourned Officer Howard Liebengood, one other member of the Capitol Police who died by suicide on Saturday.