Shots fired at US Capitol - The New Indian Express

Shots fired at US Capitol

Published: 04th October 2013 08:50 AM

Last Updated: 04th October 2013 08:50 AM

The US Capitol was placed on a security lockdown Thursday after multiple gunshots were fired outside the complex, police said. People were ordered to remain in the buildings.

There were shots fired by an unknown gunman at about 2:19 p.m., Xinhua reported citing a Washington Post report.

It was not immediately confirmed if anyone was shot dead or wounded in the incident.

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