The woman who was shot when a Trump supportive mob stormed the U The Capitol on Wednesday was identified after her family confirmed their identity to multiple television networks

San Diego KUSI News was the first to hear from the family who identified her as Ashli ​​Babbit, a 14-year-old Air Force veteran who “lives in the San Diego area,” her husband told KUSI that she is a “strong supporter of President Trump”

Fox 5 DC later heard of Babbit’s family and reported that her husband had not come to Washington, D.C. Babbit’s mother-in-law told the TV station: “I really don’t know why she decided to do it”

Law enforcement agencies in DC. investigate the circumstances of the shooting No additional details were made public including who shot the victim or whether anyone was arrested

Babbit was rushed to a local hospital in critical condition and pronounced dead Wednesday afternoon

A Twitter account dubbed Babbit by both Fox 5 DC and the New York Post is full of retweets of conspiracy theories, including those put forward by pro-Trump attorney Lin Wood The account has too retweeted numerous threats of violence

Babbit is one of four people who died during the riot at the Capitol, Washington, D.C.Said Police Chief Robert Contee

Ashli ​​Babbit

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