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US Capitol On Lockdown After Multiple Shots Fired


By Glynn Cosker
Managing Editor, In Homeland Security

3.00 p.m. EST

U.S. Capitol Police are informing all staff in the Capitol complex to seek shelter and stay in place after reports of shots fired within the Capitol Visitors Center. The White House was also placed into lockdown after a separate incident when a person attempted to jump the fence around the executive mansion.