A man who was seen crushing a Metropolitan Police Department officer in a door frame during the Jan. 6 Capitol riot has been convicted of nine offenses, seven of them felonies, the Justice Department said Tuesday.
"Mehaffie hung from an archway and shouted direction from above, and McCaughey and Stevens were key players in the melee below.
McCaughey grabbed a riot shield and used it as a weapon.
Even after officers finally cleared the tunnel area, the three defendants illegally remained on Capitol grounds.".
McCaughey was captured on video using a riot shield to pin MPD officer Daniel Hodges in a doorway during the riot.
You’ve seen images of Ofc Hodges crushed in the doorway during the insurrection at the US Capitol.
Now we need your help finding the suspect who used a police shield to pin him against the door jam. »