Footage from Washington DC shows the chaos in the area near the US Capitol as a brief security lockdown was enforced. It has been reported that a woman shot by police outside the US Capitol after trying to ram through a security barrier in her car. A woman has reportedly been shot by police outside the US Capitol after trying to ram through a security barrier in her car.
The suspect reportedly led police on a car chase through the streets of Washington, beginning outside the White House and ending when she tried to drive through a blockade outside the Senate.
There was no indication that the incident was linked to terrorism and authorities believe the woman may be mentally unstable.
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