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Capitol shooting car chase caught on tape

Thursday, Oct 03, 2013 - 00:46

Oct. 3 - Dramatic video captures the car chase in the Capitol Hill shooting. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

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TV AND WEB RESTRICTIONS~**MUST COURTESY AL HURRA/ DO NOT OBSTRUCT AL HURRA BUG ON SCREEN*~ ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION) STORY: Dramatic video captures the car chase on video involved in Capitol Hill shooting Thursday. The U.S. Capitol was briefly locked down on Thursday after gunshots were fired outside the building following a car chase across central Washington which ended with the woman who drove the car being shot, officials said. One U.S. official said the woman was killed but this could not be confirmed immediately and a police official said he did not know the condition of the suspect. A U.S. official said there was no apparent connection to terrorism and the police official said it appeared to be an isolated incident. Officials said a vehicle struck a security barrier at 15th and Pennsylvania Avenue, near the White House. Police chased the vehicle for about 1 1/2 miles to 2nd Street and Constitution Avenue, near the Capitol, where the shots were fired. several police cars chased a black sedan at high speed toward the Capitol. A witness said the car stopped outside the Capitol where he heard gunshots. One police car hit a bollard and was damaged.

Capitol shooting car chase caught on tape

Thursday, Oct 03, 2013 - 00:46

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