Washington, D.C. – Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today released the following statement on the tragic death of U.S. Capitol Police Officer William F. Evans from injuries he sustained during an attack at the U.S. Capitol:
“I’m heartbroken for the family and loved ones of U.S. Capitol Police Officer William Evans who was killed today defending our Capitol. And I’m praying for the other injured USCP officer and his family. We are in their debt.
“We thank the Capitol Police, National Guard, and first responders for all they do to protect those who work at and visit the Capitol.”