Capitol Hill incident began at White House - WAOW - Newsline 9, Wausau News, Weather, Sports

Capitol Hill incident began at White House

Posted:
WASHINGTON (AP) - A law enforcement official says a shooting at the United States Capitol is related to a vehicle that tried to ram a security barricade at the White House.
   The official says a driver tried to drive through a barricade that blocks the stretch of Pennsylvania Avenue in front of the White House to vehicles.
The driver then proceeded down Pennsylvania Avenue to Capitol Hill, where shots were fired.
   The official was not authorized to publicly discuss the incident by name and insisted on anonymity.
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and WAOW. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service and Mobile Privacy Policy & Terms of Service.

Persons with disabilities who need assistance with issues relating to the content of this station's public inspection file should contact Chief Engineer Russ Crass at 715-842-2251. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, at 888-835-5322 (TTY) or at fccinfo@fcc.gov.