CLEVELAND, OH – Today, U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) released the following statement after a U.S. Capitol police officer died and another was injured as a result of a vehicular attack at the U.S. Capitol.

“I’m deeply saddened by the news that a U.S. Capitol police officer has died today as a result of another violent attack on our nation’s capital. Our hearts and prayers are with the officer’s family and friends, as well as the other officer injured in the attack. My office will continue to closely monitor the situation and offer any assistance we can to help keep our law enforcement officials -- and the public they serve -- safe.”