Both were in the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6 when a violent mob invaded, ransacked the building, shut down Congress for a while and killed a Capitol Hill Police officer.
Rocky Mount’s two wayward police officer, with stories that continue to change about what they or did not do inside the U.S. Capitol on Jan.
Thomas “TJ” Robertson says he and fellow officer Jacob Fracker have “been terminated” because of their actions, which they claim were legal, during the Jan. 6 turmoil in Washington.
The lull in new cases, hospitalizations and deaths are probably just a delay in reporting on Christmas day but it was still a little like a gift.
Even with vaccines starting to arrive in the Old Dominion, holiday travel and ignorance of safety recommendations are expected to easily top the 300,000 plus new cases this year.
A surge in cases caused by those who ignored safety recommendations and regulations has created shortages of hospital beds. What will Christmas bring?
A sharp increase of 3,793 new cases in Virginia’s daily report Saturday was partly catching on a backlog and may also be part of increases from those who ignored warnings about travel on Thanksgiving.
Hopes that everyone would follow recommendations to wear masks out in public, maintain social distancing and follow other safety measures failed.