Protesters set up a gallows across from the United States Capitol building Wednesday following the March to Save America.
A photo posted on social media shows what appears to be a noose hanging from the wooden structure as people stand with their backs to it, facing the Capitol building:
Breaking: Protesters have erected a gallows in front of the U.S. Capitol building. (Photo via Getty Images) pic.twitter.com/Fs9y2Disnq
— PM Breaking News (@PMBreakingNews) January 6, 2021
The scene on Capitol Hill turned chaotic when protesters at the event clashed with police officers.
“Several crowds stormed barricades outside Congress, where lawmakers are convening to vote on the certification of the Electoral College of the 2020 presidential election. The Library of Congress has been evacuated amid violent clashes,” Breitbart News reported.
Townhall’s Julio Rosas shared video footage of the crowd tearing down fencing as they moved toward the Capitol building:
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