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Two people charged over assault of US police officer Brian Sicknick, who died after Capitol riot – ABC News

Two men are arrested and charged with assaulting US police officer Brian Sicknick with bear spray during a riot at the nation’s Capitol in January, but officials…

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Two men have been arrested and charged with assaulting the US police officer who died in the wake of the riot at the nation’s Capitol in January.
Key points:

  • The idea that Brian Sicknick died after being sprayed by a chemical irritant has emerged in recent weeks as a new theory in the case
  • The arrests are the closest federal prosecutors have come to charging anyone associated with the deaths that happened during and after the riot
  • Both men will remain behind bars pending future court hearings

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