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Washington DC (KPTM) - FOX News and Roll Call newspaper out of Washington DC are reporting that a man has been arrested near the Supreme Court and a US Senate building this afternoon.
Roll Call reports that Capitol Police have taken into custody a man seen carrying a shotgun. FOX News is reporting that the bomb squad has been called to the scene.
Capitol Hill Police Arrest Armed Man
9NEWS NOW's Bruce Leshan has learned from Capitol Police sources that they have arrested an armed man.
The man was walking down 1st St NE with a tactical vest, a loaded shotgun, a tactical bow and arrow and a samurai sword in a hidden case behind his back.
Report: Man with shotgun detained near U.S. Capitol
...Update at 2:52 p.m. ET: CNN producer Ted Barrett says he spoke with witnesses who told him that the man approached a guard shack not far from one of the Senate office buildings, where he was arrested at gunpoint and taken into custody...
Originally posted by JacKatMtn
The plates on the car are from Utah, this sounds like someone frustrated by the current government, trying to pull a Rambo.
Originally posted by ChrisF231
Did this take place at the Supreme Court or the Capitol? Both are seperate facilities policed by seperate police forces.