4 days after Capitol Police Officer Brian D. Sicknick was bludgeoned to demise preventing rioters within the halls of Congress, President Trump nonetheless has but to order flags to fly at half-staff at federal buildings, in accordance with a number of studies.
Trump additionally has but to achieve out to the Sicknick household, The New York Occasions reported.
Vice President Mike Pence, in the meantime, has known as the household to increase condolences, the Occasions famous.
Sicknick, 42, was hit within the head with a fireplace extinguisher whereas responding to the riots, and later died of his accidents, officers have stated.
Flags on the Capitol constructing itself had been lowered Friday, per a directive from Home Speaker Nancy Pelosi, however Trump has not issued the identical order for the federal buildings underneath his purview, in accordance with studies within the Occasions and MSNBC.
In the meantime, Trump and Pence have reportedly not spoken since Wednesday.
Pence is claimed to be livid that Trump made him the goal of Wednesday’s offended mob that stormed the Capitol as Pence was overseeing the Congressional election-certification course of.
Sicknick, a local of South River, New Jersey, was the youngest of three brothers and had lengthy dreamed of being a cop, his household has stated.
He enlisted within the Nationwide Guard six months after graduating Middlesex County Vocational and Technical Faculty in East Brunswick in 1997.