Indiana flags lowered to honor Capitol Police officers

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (ADAMS) – Flags across the state of Indiana will fly lower this week to honor the Capitol Police officers who died after last week’s riots in Washington, D.C.

Governor Holcomb issued the order yesterday. Capitol Police say Officer Brian Sicknick died last week after he reportedly was hit in the head with a fire extinguisher.

Officer Howard Liebengood took his own life over the weekend, though it’s not clear how his death is related to the chaos at the Capitol.

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