Agence France-PresseOctober 3, 2013 20:06
"Get in, get in!" US Capitol Police told stunned senators as they darted inside the domed building that houses Congress.
"Possible shots fired," one told Senator Tom Harkin, who made a u-turn and headed away from the doors.
Thursday's security incident, a high-speed chase that ended with authorities shooting dead a woman who was driving a black Infiniti, sent a twist of panic coursing through parts of the Capitol, already rattled by the shooting two weeks ago at the nearby US Navy Yard where a gunman killed 12 people.