Officials have released a photo of a man wanted for questioning in connection to the death of a Capitol Police officer. Officer Brian Sicknick was killed on Wednesday “while physically engaging with protesters” during the Capitol riot. While authorities are still investigating Sicknick’s death, they released a statement say that they believe his death may be attributed to him being hit over the head with a fire extinguisher. Photos released of the suspect in question show him holding a fire extinguisher
U.S. Capitol Police just shared this picture with me. This man is wanted for questioning in connection with the murder of fallen Capitol Police Officer Brian Sicknick. If you recognize this man, please call FBI at 1-800-225-5324 or visit https://t.co/rl0XXPPml6 pic.twitter.com/i9BDi2wBK4
— U.S. Senator Bill Cassidy, M.D. (@SenBillCassidy) January 12, 2021
If you have any information on this case, you are asked to contact the FBI at 1-800-225-5324.