There was a shooting at the Capitol building

There was a shooting at the Capitol building

There was a shooting at the Capitol building in Washington.

One of the protesting supporters of incumbent U.S. President Donald Trump received a gunshot wound to the chest in the building of the U.S. Congress. He is receiving medical attention.

Earlier, supporters of the American leader clashed with police near the Capitol in Washington. Police used tear gas and non-lethal weapons to disperse them, several people were injured. Protesters stormed the building and surrounded the Senate chamber. The Senate and House of Representatives adjourned.