A cop who took selfies and another who put on a MAGA hat and took rioters around the Capitol are hanging

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Two Capitol Police officers have been suspended and a third law enforcement officer arrested for alleged misconduct, a congressman said on Monday, as it emerged that a total of 15 Capitol Police officers Capitol are under investigation.

One was suspended for taking a selfie with a rioter. Another was suspended for donning a MAGA hat and serving as a “guide” to the rioters on Capitol Hill.

The selfie moment was captured by journalist Timothy Burke and posted to Twitter in a tweet now retweeted 233,000 times and ‘liked’ 220,000 times.

News of their suspension was confirmed by Tim Ryan, an Ohio representative who chairs a House panel probing the events of the past week.

Ryan also said interim Capitol Police Chief Yogananda Pittman was taking “aggressive steps” to see if there was any internal “help” from officers in the Capitol chaos.

A Capitol cop who posed for a selfie with a rioter (above) has been suspended

Instead of pushing the intruders back from the building, the officer hung out with them

“I know that two people have been suspended,” he said on Monday at a press conference taking stock of the progress of his investigation.

“One was the selfie officer and the other was an officer who put on a MAGA hat and started leading some people.

Neither officer has been named.

A photo taken by Chris Jones of @ Report4America showed a Capitol Police officer in a MAGA hat, holding a megaphone and addressing the crowd.

Jones reported that the officer put on the hat in an attempt to attract the attention of rioters and distract the crowd as they walked towards an open door to the building.

As the officer stepped into the frantic group, he surrounded himself, giving other officers the opportunity to close the doors behind him, Jones told Military.com.

The actions of some of the officers during the insurgency sparked fury, Joe Biden among those noting that if the rioters had been with Black Lives Matter, they would have received very different treatment.

The Capitol Police chief resigned after the building was invaded for the first time since 1814, and the House and Senate sergeants-at-arms were forced to resign.

Others have been praised for their actions, including Eugene Goodman, who averted possible disaster by distracting the frantic crowd and having them follow him away from the unlocked Senate chamber door.

In a separate incident of the riot, Capitol cop Eugene Goodman is seen running away from the crowd, leading them out of the Senate.  He is hailed as a hero

In a separate incident of the riot, Capitol cop Eugene Goodman is seen running away from the crowd, leading them out of the Senate. He is hailed as a hero

Capitol Police member Brian Sicknick, 42, died Thursday after being hit by a fire extinguisher during the riot.

The family of Capitol Officer Brian Sicknick (pictured) released a heartbreaking statement on Monday remembering him as a 'lovely and humble soul'.

The family of Capitol Policeman Brian Sicknick (pictured) released a heartbreaking statement on Monday remembering him as a ‘lovely and humble soul’

Another on duty Wednesday, Howard Liebengood, committed suicide on Saturday.

Four rioters died – a Californian woman, Ashli ​​Babbitt, shot dead by Capitol Police; and three others who died in medical emergencies.

“You can protest peacefully, you can have your opinion, you can shout from the roof about your opinion, but you cannot hinder the process, the constitutional process that we have been following in this country for over 200 years,” said Ryan. .

“These were illegal acts and these people should have been arrested immediately.

He condemned Donald Trump for his refusal to give in and for continuing to claim that the election was fraudulent.

He also questioned security at the Capitol.

Crowds swarmed Capitol Police shortly after Trump urged them to 'fight' on his behalf

Crowds swarmed Capitol Police shortly after Trump urged them to ‘fight’ on his behalf

Prosecutors say charges are just beginning amid massive operation to punish those involved

Prosecutors say charges are just beginning amid massive operation to punish those involved

Doug Jensen of Iowa, wearing a QAnon hoodie, was arrested on Saturday after his role in the riots

Doug Jensen of Iowa, wearing a QAnon hoodie, was arrested on Saturday after his role in the riots

“There have clearly been huge strategic and planning failures on the part of the Capitol Police, the Sergeant-at-Arms and whoever has been involved in coordinating this effort,” he said.

‘I think it’s pretty clear that

“These were illegal acts and these people should have been arrested immediately,” Ryan said.

He then condemned President Trump for his refusal to concede and his continued claims that the election was fraudulent. He also questioned security at the Capitol.

“There have clearly been huge strategic and planning failures on the part of the Capitol Police, the Sergeant-at-Arms and whoever has been involved in coordinating this effort,” he said.

“I think it’s pretty clear that there will be a number of people out of work very soon. “

RIOTERS AND THEIR LOADS SO FAR

Hundreds of people have still not been found and all those arrested have not been named.

These are some of the most important that have been named and humiliated.

Richard Barnett, 60 ans

Accused of entering Pelosi’s office. The self-proclaimed white nationalist then bragged about it.

He even left a threatening note on Pelosi’s desk that said “we will not back down”.

Barnett, 60, left the Capitol all the time. He was eventually arrested in Little Rock, Arkansas, where he is from.

Jake Angeli Chansley alias QAnon Shaman, 33 years

Jacob Angeli Chansley was arrested on Saturday in connection with the riot.

He was one of the dropouts from the insurgency due to his extravagant outfit.

He was charged with one count of knowingly entering or remaining in a restricted building or land without legal authorization, and one count of violent entry and disorderly conduct on Capitol grounds.

Adam Johnson, 36

Adam Johnson, 36, was arrested by federal marshals in Florida on Friday and is currently being held in Pinellas County Jail, according to arrest records.

Lonnie Coffman, 70

Charged with possession of an unregistered firearm and carrying without a license.

He had 11 Molotov cocktails in his truck, two handguns and an M4 Carbine assault rifle.

Bradley Rukstales, 52 ans

CEO of an Illinois-based data analytics company. Rukstales has been charged with entering a restricted-access building and driving disorderly.

He said entering Capitol Hill was the worst decision of his life and he was fired from his job.

Mark LeffingwellWalk into a tight building, hit a cop

Christopher Alberts – Carrying a 9 mm pistol

Joshua Pruitt- Enter a restricted building

Conseil Matthew – entry into a restricted building, disorderly conduct

Cindy Fitchett – entry into a restricted building, disorderly conduct, violent entry

Michael Curzio – entry into a restricted building, disorderly conduct

Douglas Sweet – entry into a restricted building, disorderly conduct

Terry Brown – entry into a restricted building, disorderly conduct

Thomas Gallagher – entry into a restricted building, disorderly conduct

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