Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Shots Fired On Capital Hill Grounds In Washington. Suspect in Custody

FOX News: Driver rams into Capitol Police cruisers as car chase ends in Hill scare

A police car chase ended Wednesday morning with the suspect driving into Capitol Police cruisers and other vehicles near Capitol Hill before being arrested, in the latest security scare in the nation's capital.

The chase of the female suspect appeared to be a traffic stop gone bad.

A police official briefing reporters said the investigation is in “preliminary stages” but there appears to be “no nexus to terrorism.”

“This incident appears to be criminal in nature,” the official said, adding that the standoff started as a “traffic stop.”

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WNU Editor: After last weeks terror attack in London .... everyone is nervous.

More News On Today's Incident On The Capital Hill Grounds In Washington

Woman in custody after 'criminal' incident near Capitol; police say 'no nexus to terrorism' -- ABC News
Driver attempts to ram police cruiser on Capitol Hill grounds, officials say; shots fired -- Washington Post
Woman strikes Capitol Police cruiser, taken into custody -- AP
Police open fire after driver strikes patrol car near U.S. Capitol -- Reuters
Shots fired near Capitol after driver crashes into police car -- The Hill
Police: Shots Fired Near Capitol Hill After Driver Hit Cop Car -- NBC
Shots Fired After Woman Rams Police Cruiser Near Capitol -- CBS DC

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