636 users online (76 members and 560 guests)  


Websleuths News


Page 1 of 13 1 2 3 11 ... LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 190
  1. #1
    Join Date
    Mar 2009
    Posts
    30,165

    BREAKING Capitol police: US Capitol in lockdown, reports of gunshots, injured officer

    Breaking from AP:

    US Capitol Police: Capitol in Lockdown; Reports of Gunshots and Injured Capitol Police Officer

    http://abcnews.go.com/Politics/wireS...tiate-20451526

    nothing further as yet

    Shots fired near US Capitol in Washington and offices in lockdown, reports say

    More to follow.

    http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-24392014

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Mar 2009
    Location
    DofC
    Posts
    22,011
    Local news is saying no reports of anyone shot/injured. nbc
    __________
    “Hate, it has caused a lot of problems in the world, but has not solved one yet.” - Maya Angelou

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Jun 2010
    Posts
    12,152
    Listening to the news right now. Apparently, it is on the Senate side of the Capitol.
    The world is full of monsters with friendly faces and angels full of scars. ~ Unknown

    It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it. ~ Aristotle

    The difference between fiction and reality? Fiction has to make sense.

  4. #4
    Join Date
    May 2013
    Posts
    5,071
    Inside Edition ‏@InsideEdition 19s
    U.S. #Capitol on lockdown after shots fired. Shelter in place ordered. Details on @CBSNews #capitolshooting

    https://twitter.com/InsideEdition/st...36636803584001
    “Evil begins when you begin to treat people as things.” -- Terry Pratchett

  5. #5
    Join Date
    Jun 2010
    Posts
    12,152
    Intersection of Constitution and Maryland avenue in front of the ?Hart? building.
    The world is full of monsters with friendly faces and angels full of scars. ~ Unknown

    It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it. ~ Aristotle

    The difference between fiction and reality? Fiction has to make sense.

  6. #6
    Join Date
    Mar 2009
    Location
    DofC
    Posts
    22,011
    Witnesses say they heard 3 or 4 distinct booms.

    Officer injured in a car accident.
    __________
    “Hate, it has caused a lot of problems in the world, but has not solved one yet.” - Maya Angelou

  7. #7
    Join Date
    Jun 2010
    Posts
    12,152
    Reporter on scene lost count of shots while he was running, so multiple shots.
    The world is full of monsters with friendly faces and angels full of scars. ~ Unknown

    It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it. ~ Aristotle

    The difference between fiction and reality? Fiction has to make sense.

  8. #8
    BetteDavisEyes's Avatar
    BetteDavisEyes is offline "Fasten your seatbelts. It's going to be a bumpy night."
    Join Date
    Mar 2010
    Location
    Metro Detroit
    Posts
    22,136
    Email alert from WDIV-TV (Detroit):

    U.S. Capitol on lockdown after reports of shots fired

    Published On: Oct 03 2013 02:28:12 PM EDT Updated On: Oct 03 2013 02:36:36 PM EDT

    Live video from my local (Detroit) news station:

    http://www.clickondetroit.com/news/p...z/-/index.html

  9. #9
    Join Date
    May 2013
    Posts
    5,071
    I found a tweet that claims 13 shots heard and LE officer injured, but it is of dubious origin/non MSM.
    “Evil begins when you begin to treat people as things.” -- Terry Pratchett

  10. #10
    Join Date
    Jul 2008
    Location
    Polk County, Florida
    Posts
    7,216
    This just alerted on my phone...knew ya'll would already be on it....

    Sent from my LG Spirit using Tapatalk 2
    <Click on User CP>
    Scroll down and on the left
    <Click on Edit Ignore List>
    In add a Member to your list
    <start typing the name of the person you want to ignore>
    <Click on OKay>

    IF WE COOK IT THEY WILL COME!



  11. #11
    Join Date
    Jan 2011
    Location
    Georgia -- Redneck Country
    Posts
    7,175
    <modsnip>
    Live stream of folks basically saying "well we heard something" here:

    http://new.livestream.com/newschannel8dc/live
    Last edited by Harmony 2; 10-03-2013 at 05:44 PM. Reason: unnecessary

  12. #12
    Join Date
    Mar 2009
    Location
    DofC
    Posts
    22,011
    Capitol Hill Officer injured in a crash. WH not on lockdown. nbc
    __________
    “Hate, it has caused a lot of problems in the world, but has not solved one yet.” - Maya Angelou

  13. #13
    BetteDavisEyes's Avatar
    BetteDavisEyes is offline "Fasten your seatbelts. It's going to be a bumpy night."
    Join Date
    Mar 2010
    Location
    Metro Detroit
    Posts
    22,136
    CNN-TV covering story live.

  14. #14
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    Location
    The Midwest
    Posts
    12,517
    Look twice - Save a Life! Motorcycles are everywhere!



  15. #15
    Join Date
    May 2013
    Posts
    5,071
    Mike Landess ‏@MikeLandess 5m
    #BREAKING: #FBI is dispatched to the #Capitol following reports of shots fired near Garfield Circle. #capitolshooting

    (This is an MSM person. Another non-MSM tweet says shots on Pennsyvania Ave.)
    “Evil begins when you begin to treat people as things.” -- Terry Pratchett

Page 1 of 13 1 2 3 11 ... LastLast


Similar Threads

  1. Capitol lockdown as man shoots himself
    By zwiebel in forum Up to the Minute
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 04-11-2015, 05:19 PM
  2. Capitol Forest Search 11/05/11
    By Jules71 in forum Lindsey Baum
    Replies: 23
    Last Post: 11-13-2011, 08:01 PM