Man Crashes Vehicle Into Barricade at U.S. Capitol Before Shooting Himself

A man reportedly set his vehicle on fire by driving into a U.S. Capitol barricade early yesterday morning. U.S. Capitol Police Officers say the incident happened around 4 a.m. and after the man crashed into the barricade, he got out of his vehicle and began firing a weapon indiscriminately before shooting himself. The man’s motive remains unknown and the incident lasted for only a few moments as officers did not have time to return fire before the man shot himself. Washington D.C. Metro Police are investigating.