WASHINGTON (Sputnik) — According to the Capitol police, they are searching for an individual.
Second lawmaker tells The Hill that someone with a gun made it through security— Julian Hattem (@jmhattem) 8 июля 2016 г.
"US Capitol Building and Capitol Visitor Center – lockdown until further notice due to police activity," Long tweeted.
Scene outside Capitol, which is on lockdown pic.twitter.com/KnSJCKv89M— Seung Min Kim (@seungminkim) 8 июля 2016 г.
Just got this…U.S. Capitol Building and Capitol Visitor Center- LOCKDOWN until further notice due to police activity Update to follow USCP— Billy Long (@auctnr1) 8 июля 2016 г.
Capitol office buildings are open.
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