US Capitol on Lockdown Amid Clashes in Washington

Trump supporters clashed with police as they stormed barricades at the Capitol building in Washington DC following a rally on January 6.

Footage from Minnesota Rep Ilhan Omar shows crowds near the Capitol. She wrote: “Current scene at the Capital. Buildings are locked down and everyone is sheltering in.”

DC Mayor Muriel Bowser tweeted on Wednesday that a 6 pm curfew was ordered across the district amid the protests. Credit: Ilhan Omar via Storyful