A woman who was shot during protests at the Capitol on Wednesday has died, according to the D.C. Fire Department and EMS.
A witness said he was right behind the woman, who defied police orders to retreat from trying to enter the Capitol through a window.
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The man, who did identify himself, but his name is not clear in the video, said that he was right behind the woman, who fell on him, leaving blood on his hands.
The man blamed politicians for the violence because they have refused to help ordinary people across the country.
CBS reported on the shooting and the other victims of the protest:
A woman was shot Wednesday and at least seven others were hospitalized amid an unprecedented and chaotic scene in which supporters of President Trump swarmed the Capitol, according