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DEVELOPING: Lockdown Lifted at US Capitol After Gun Shots

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WASHINGTON D.C. - NBC News reports the suspect — who sources said had a child in the car — was shot and killed, and a shelter-in-place order was lifted at about 3 p.m. At least one Capitol Police officer was injured during the pursuit.

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WASHINGTON D.C. - U.S. Capitol Police say the lockdown has been lifted at the U.S. Capitol in Washington D.C. 

The Capitol went into lockdown after reports of shots fired nearby.

NBC News reports that police say the incident began when a woman tried to ram her car into a White House gate at 15th and E Streets.

Officers say the Secret Service pursued the car, and 10 to 15 shots were fired.  No word yet on the woman's condition.

At least one Capitol Police officer was injured and airlifted to the hospital.

Police say this is not an active shooter situation.

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WASHINGTON D.C. - U.S. Capitol Police say the U.S. Capitol in Washington D.C. has been put on a security lockdown amid reports of possible shots fired outside the building. People standing outside the US Supreme Court across the street from Congress were hurried into the court building by authorities. In an email notice, police advised everyone to "close, lock and stay away from external doors and windows. Police say they have received reports that one police officer has been injured.

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