The 6 people died during the Capitol Riot

by Alternative Narrative 

Ashli Babbitt, 35 

Ashli Babbitt was an Air Force veteran. She was shot by a cop as Trump supporters stormed the US Capitol. 

Babbitt, 35, was among the Trump supporters who stormed Capitol Hill on Wednesday, 6th January 2021, to demonstrate against the certification of President-elect Joe Biden by Congress. She was taken to the hospital in critical condition, but couldn't be saved.

Babbitt served a total of 12 years in the Air Force, Air Force Reserves and Air National Guard as a security forces controller and had the enlisted rank of senior airman. Security force controllers are responsible for providing security at Air Force bases, according to military records.

She served in the active duty Air Force from 2004 to 2008, in the reserves from 2008 to 2010 and the National Guard from 2010 to 2016. She deployed to Afghanistan in 2005, Iraq in 2006 and the United Arab Emirates in 2012 and 2014.

Officer Brian Sicknick, 42 

Officer Brian Sicknick

The U.S. Capitol Police said in a statement that Officer Brian D. Sicknick was injured “while physically engaging with protesters” during the Wednesday riot. 

During the struggle at the Capitol, Sicknick, 42, was hit in the head with a fire extinguisher, two law enforcement officials said. The officials could not discuss the ongoing investigation publicly and spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity. 

His family said in a statement Friday that Sicknick wanted to be a police officer his entire life. He served in the New Jersey Air National Guard before joining the Capitol Police in 2008. 

“Many details regarding Wednesday’s events and the direct causes of Brian’s injuries remain unknown, and our family asks the public and the press to respect our wishes in not making Brian’s passing a political issue,” the family said. 

Kevin Greeson, 55 

 Kevin Greeson

Greeson was from Athens, Alabama. His family says the 55-year-old had a heart attack. Kristi Greeson, his wife said he had a history of high blood pressure and suffered a heart attack. 

Benjamin Philips, 50 

Benjamin Philips

Philips was from Schuylkill County, Pa., died of a stroke, according to a report in the Philadelphia Inquirer. He was a computer programmer. 

Rosanne Boyland, 34 

Rosenne Boyland

Boyland also died due to a medical emergency. Her family said she was 'trampled in the Rotunda.'  Capitol Police were seen performing CPR on her at 5pm after she collapsed.

Officer Howard Liebengood, 51

Officer Howard Liebengood

Officer Howard Liebengood was one of the riot responding officers on Jan 6. He reportedly took his own life on Jan 9. He was 51 years old, and was with the Capitol Police Department since 2005.

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