Tag Archive: HEROES: Capitol Police Took On Rifle-Armed Shooter With Pistols


on June 14, 2017 in World News

HEROES: Capitol Police Took On Rifle-Armed Shooter With Pistols, Ignored Wounds To Help Congressmen

By: James Barrett Early Wednesday morning, five people were injured in the nightmarish attack on the GOP baseball team in Alexandria, Virginia. The scene as described by witnesses was truly harrowing, with the rifle-armed shooter (identified as James T. Hodgkinson), who appears to have been deliberately targeting Republicans, firing off dozens of rounds as congressional members and staffers scrambled for cover. Majority House Whip Rep. Steve Scalise was among the four people the gunman shot, suffering a wound in his hip; but the situation could have been far worse if not for the heroic actions of Capitol Police officers, two of whom were wounded, including one officer, armed with...

By: James Barrett Early Wednesday morning, five people were injured in the nightmarish attack on the GOP baseball team in Alexandria, Virginia. The scene as described by witnesses was truly harrowing, with the rifle-armed shooter (identified as James T. Hodgkinson), who appears to have...

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