Two Capitol Police officers have been suspended for their alleged actions during the riots that recently rocked the Capitol, Rep. Tim Ryan (D-OH) told reporters Monday.
Ryan, who is the chair of the House Appropriations subcommittee that is investigating the police response to last week’s riot at the Capitol, said during a press call that 10-15 other individuals were under investigation for their alleged behavior during the incident, according to CNN.
Another House aide claimed that as many as 17 officers are under investigation as part of eight investigations into how the violence and vandalism was able to take place at the Capitol.
“I know that there were two people that were suspended,” Ryan said. “One was the selfie officer and another was an officer that put a MAGA hat on that started directing some people around.”
According to reports from multiple outlets, one of the officers put on a “Make America Great Again” hat and directed people around