The US Capitol building in Washington, DC. Photo: Bloomberg
The US Capitol building in Washington, DC. Photo: Bloomberg

US man shoots himself after crashing into Capitol barricade, firing shots into the air

  • Police said ‘it does not appear the man was targeting any member of Congress’ as they work to discern a motive
  • The man opened fire into the air after he drove into the barricade, before shooting himself as police officers approached

The US Capitol building in Washington, DC. Photo: Bloomberg
The US Capitol building in Washington, DC. Photo: Bloomberg
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