U.S. Capitol Placed on Lockdown

By Nathan Giannini | September 27, 2012

 

People inside the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C. were ordered to take shelter as shots were reportedly fired outside Thursday afternoon.

 

Several media sources are reporting the incident began near The White House and continued several blocks to the Capitol. 

 

ABC News is reporting a female suspect was killed at the scene, but authorities have yet to confirm that.

 

 

Stay with Newsy for more on this developing story.