FBI narrows focus to chemical spray video in death of Capitol Police officer

The FBI reportedly suspects U.S. Capitol Police Officer Brian Sicknick’s death is related to some type of chemical irritant after ruling out that he died from blunt force trauma.

Capitol Police say Sicknick died the day after the Jan. 6 riot, in connection to which prosecutors have charged more than 300 people. Investigators that are part of an FBI homicide inquiry have uncovered video footage of Sicknick and other officers being attacked with bear spray that day and have pinpointed one person of interest, although they have not yet identified the individual, the New York Times reported on Friday.

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