U.S. regulation enforcement brokers have arrested two males who participated within the Jan. 6 assault on the U.S. Capitol and charged them with assaulting a police officer who died after responding to the riot, The Washington Publish and NBC Information reported.
Julian Elie Khater, 32, of Pennsylvania and George Pierre Tanios, 39, of West Virginia had been arrested Sunday and are anticipated to seem in federal courtroom Monday, based on the Publish.
Khater and Tanios are charged with 9 counts, together with assaulting U.S. Capitol Police Officer Brian Sicknick with bear spray. Sicknick died because of the riot, although authorities haven’t decided his explanation for loss of life.
4 rioters additionally died that day, and two law enforcement officials who responded to the assault died by suicide days later.
Khater and Tanios are additionally charged with assaulting one other Capitol police officer and a D.C. police officer with a lethal weapon, in addition to with civil dysfunction and obstruction of a congressional continuing, the Publish reported.
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