Man held for trying to ram police car near US Capitol

The man he drove into a police vehicle and then tried to run over several officers.

Published: 29th March 2017 07:25 PM  |   Last Updated: 29th March 2017 07:25 PM   |  A+A-


WASHINGTON: A man was arrested near the US Capitol today after he drove into a police vehicle and then tried to run over several other officers who were on foot, police said.     

"At some point, Capitol police apparently fired shots, but no one was struck," the Metropolitan Police Department said in a statement. "The individual has been taken into custody."

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