• A Chicago police officer broke into the Capitol in January and bragged in a text that he "knocked out a commie," new court filings show

    3 days ago - By Business Insider

    Riots at the US Capitol Building.
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    A Chicago police officer was arrested on suspicion of participating in the January 6 Capitol riots.
    Karol Chwiesiuk, 29, has been a member of the Chicago Police Department since December 2018.
    Phone records show he texted someone saying he "knocked out a commie" on January 5.
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