Audio: Capitol police officer slain in barricade ramming identified; suspect dead, second officer injured

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A Capitol police officer is dead after a man rammed a car into a barricade outside the U.S. Capitol, striking two officers, before being shot and killed by police Friday afternoon.

WASHINGTON (NewsNation Now) — A Capitol police officer is dead after a man rammed a car into a barricade outside the U.S. Capitol, striking two officers, before being shot and killed by police Friday afternoon.

A man rammed a sedan into the barricade on Constitution Avenue outside the Capitol around 1 p.m. Friday, fatally injuring Officer William ‘Billy’ Evans and hurting another officer in the process, U.S. Capitol Police said.

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