Now they tell us. Officer Brian Sicknick died of natural causes.
About a week ago, three months after Officer Sicknick’s death in the aftermath of the Jan. 6 Capitol Hill security breach, we reported that a cause of death for him had still not been made public. That seemed especially odd since Sicknick’s body had to have been cremated before Feb. 2, as it wasn’t his “body” that lay in honor inside the Capitol rotunda as news reports had said, but his urn.
Normally, a body is not cremated until a cause of death has been determined and a death certificate issued. Yet, over two months after his cremation, we still hadn’t been told the cause of death. His family really wanted to know, and even they were left in the dark.
Recall that Sicknick is the officer who allegedly was hit in the head with a fire extinguisher by a Trump