US Capitol Police officer attacked by woman holding baseball bat

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a US capital The police officer was attacked by a woman holding a baseball bat, the agency said in a statement.

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The dispute happened around 9.30 am on Friday. The woman, identified as 25-year-old Olivia Romero, is located on First Street SW in . was going on Washington DC With a bat, when the police approached him.

When the officers moved towards the woman, she reportedly got angry and lifted her bat. The police tried to remove the weapon from him, and during the struggle, he bit an officer, we Capitol Police said. The charges are pending.

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The year has been a tumultuous one for officers guarding the Capitol, with more than a hundred officers injured during the January 6 uprising, when a mob trump Supporters lay siege to Congress building in an attempt to prevent the legislature from authenticating the President Joe Biden’s Electoral victory.

In April, an officer was killed when a driver slammed a vehicle into a barricade outside the building.

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A man was arrested in August after an hours-long standoff that claimed he had an explosive device. That person had supported the former president Donald Trump and has said that “all Democrats need to step down”.

just weeks later, Capitol Police arrested a person from california Whose vehicle had several knives. The truck had a swastika and other white supremacist symbols on it. The man was arrested near the headquarters of democratic National Committee.

Credit: www.independent.co.uk / US Capitol Police

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