Thursday, October 3, 2013
Breaking News: Shots Fired Near U.S. Capitol
Multiple reports of shots fired has been reported from the area of the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C. According to sources an attempt to ram a gate at the White House has ended with a Police chase and shots fired. Capitol Police issued a lock down order to those inside the Capitol building. According to Law enforcement at least one person has been injured, however the identity of that person has not been revealed.
Many believe this may be the result of the recent Government shutdown. Protesters and angry employees have continuously voiced their disgust with congress' decision to allow Federal employees to experience a financially uncertain furlough.
It was reported that the suspect is a female but further details have not been released.
We will continue to bring you more details as they develop.