Moments ago, a SWAT team was seen on camera heading down the stairs of the Capitol building near the public entrance where Capitol Police are stationed. As they begin their descent down the stairs, “Shots fired” can be heard over what appears to be a police radio.
“Shots fired” pic.twitter.com/l0SklfIVO3
— Courtney (@coco2love_) January 6, 2021
NBC Reporter Noah Rothman, who inside the Capitol building with the Capitol Police has confirmed that he heard the “shots fired” warning coming from the police radio.
"I'm with Capitol Police, and I heard on the radio 'shots fired.'" – @GOPLeader
— Noah Rothman (@NoahCRothman) January 6, 2021
UPDATE: Shortly after we published this article, an unidentified woman, covered in blood, was seen being taken out of the Capitol building on a stretcher.
GRAPHIC: MSNBC shows video of a person being wheeled out of the Capitol on a stretcher, covered in blood and in very bad shape. pic.twitter.com/W6jKaXDudK