Steve January 11, 2021
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Two US Capitol Police officers have been suspended following their alleged involvement in the deadly U.S. Capitol riot on January 6th, Rep. Tim Ryan confirmed to reporters on Monday.

“I know that there were two people that were suspended,” Ryan said during a press call.

“One was the selfie officer and another was an officer that put a MAGA hat on that started directing some people around,” Ryan said.

“I know that there were two people that were suspended” Ryan said during a press call. “One was the selfie officer and another was an officer that put a MAGA hat on that started directing some people around” Ryan said.

— Ryan Nobles (@ryanobles) January 11, 2021

Ryan also confirmed that there are approximately 10 to 15 Capitol Police officers currently under investigation for their behavior during the riot.

The suspended officers had gone viral for their conduct during the riots. One suspended officer had gone viral for taking selfies with rioters, and the other had gained notoriety for donning a Make America Great Again hat and showing rioters around the Capitol.

And then take selfies pic.twitter.com/7KZATa1kFZ

— GambitUXFF (@poobearcatbomb) January 6, 2021

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