PHOTO: Police Load Capitol Shooting Victim Into Helicopter

AP

Authorities loaded a a U.S. Park Police helicopter Thursday with a victim from a reported shooting that occured in front of the west front of the U.S. Capitol. The helicopter landed near the Capitol reflecting pool.

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