On Wednesday, tens of thousands of pro-Trump supporters had the Capitol Building under siege as lawmakers attempted to give the final stamp of approval for President-elect Joe Biden’s win in the 2020 presidential election.
As per this report, police have managed to secure the US Capitol on Wednesday, driving protesters away from the building after it was breached.
As a result of the violence, one woman was shot and died at a local hospital. According to media reports, she was a Trump supporter who was shot by a law enforcement officer inside the US Capitol. 13 people have been arrested and five weapons seized, DC police said.