Firing near US Capitol, one injured

Gunshots were reported near the US Capitol in Washington DC on Thursday.

Last Updated: Oct 04, 2013, 00:37 AM IST

Zee Media Bureau

Washington: Gunshots were reported near the US Capitol in Washington DC on Thursday.

According to the officials, one police officer has been injured.

US Capitol Police has advised everyone to stay away from external doors and windows.

People, who were standing outside Supreme Court across the street, were rushed into the court building.