All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘U.S. Capitol’

Capitol Hill Incident: Details Emerge

On Thursday, October 3, 2013, at approximately 2:30PM, a driver rammed into a vehicle barricade on 15th Street and Pennsylvania Avenue, near the White House. The driver then initiated a brief high-speed pursuit, and fled toward Capitol Hill, where shots were fired. There were senators and tourists near the scene at the time. Edmund Ofori-Attah, a tourist, described how the …

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Washington Shooting Update: Woman Dead

WASHINGTON — The United States Capitol was locked down for about a half-hour on Thursday afternoon after law enforcement officers shot and killed a woman who had been chased there in her car from the White House, law enforcement officials said. The woman, who has yet to be identified by authorities had “attempted to pass a barricade” near the White …

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