U.S. Capitol Police officer on life support following riot

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US Capitol Police officer on life supportA Capitol Police officer remains in critical condition following the riot at the U.S. Capitol building.

The United States Capitol Police put out a statement correcting an earlier report from CNN that an officer had died.

"Media reports regarding the death of a United States Capitol Police (USCP) officer are not accurate," the statement said. "Although some officers were injured and hospitalized yesterday, no USCP officers have passed away."

TVNL Comment: A previous version of this story indicated that the officer had died, citing CNN's initial report. That has been removed and replaced with the information given out by Capitol Police.

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