Horrific new video obtained by CNN shows a MAGA rioter (in white hat and backpack) grab a DC Metro officer and pull him down Capitol steps where he is stomped and beaten with an American flag pole.— Bill Weir (@BillWeirCNN) January 10, 2021
At one point they sing the Star Spangled Banner pic.twitter.com/XXJMxanGXp
Below: Cop screaming as he's being crushed by crowd trying to force it's way through a doorway.
While we have seen videos of the Capitol Police running away, opening barriers and taking selfies, there is another side to the story. These Capitol Policemen, decked out in riot gear, are fighting to the death to keep the rioters out, one crushed in the doors #CapitolRiots pic.twitter.com/6E24C9iQFR— Cyrus Sanati (@BeyondBlunt) January 8, 2021
Below, a crowd tries to smash its way through a doorway, and a woman is shot dead as she attempts to climb through a window in the barricaded door.