Spokeswoman: US Capitol lockdown lifted following shooting incident

By REUTERS
April 11, 2015 22:59

A security lockdown at the US Capitol on Saturday, sparked by a shooting incident nearby, was lifted after about two hours, police said.

A person shot him or herself dead near the Capitol, and police were also investigating a suspicious package on the lower west terrace of the Capitol building in Washington.


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