Evidence shows Capitol rioters brutally attacked police with flagpoles, fire extinguishers and fists Lev Radin/Pacific Press/LightRocket/Getty Images Posted Jan 21, 2021 Posted Jan 21, 2021 0 Facebook Twitter WhatsApp SMS Email Print Save Pro-Trump protesters and police clash on top of the Capitol building on January 6. Rioters used metal bars and tear gas as well against the police. Lev Radin/Pacific Press/LightRocket/Getty Images Tags Capitol President Trump Pro-trump Havoc Police Officer Grenade Disturbance Rioting Demonstration Unrest As featured on New evidence shows Capitol rioters attacked police with flagpoles, fire extinguishers and fists Officers were beaten with whatever the rioters had with them, according to court documents. Facebook Twitter WhatsApp SMS Email Print Save × Post a comment as Emoticons [smile] [beam] [wink] [sad] [cool] [innocent] [rolleyes] [whistling] [lol] [huh] [tongue] [love] [sleeping] [yawn] [unsure] [angry] [blink] [crying] [ohmy] [scared] [sleep] [sneaky] [tongue_smile] [thumbdown] [thumbup] [censored] [happybirthday] [ban] [spam] [offtopic] [batman] [ninja] [pirate] [alien] Comment Text Cancel Post comment × Your comment has been submitted. × Report Cancel Report Abuse ×Reported ×There was a problem reporting this. × Watch this discussion. Stop watching this discussion. Watch this discussion Get an email notification whenever someone contributes to the discussion Notifications from this discussion will be disabled. Cancel Start watching Stop watching (0) comments Welcome to the discussion. Log In Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language. PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK. Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated. Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything. Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person. Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts. Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article. Post a comment Watch this discussion. Stop watching this discussion.