Transcript for Threat on Capitol Hill: Suspect Shot After Wild Chase
Good morning we begin this Friday with new details -- the harrowing car chase through the nation's capital it all started when a woman tried to drive through the barriers -- two national landmarks. She's been identified isn't as -- carry -- dental hi Janice from Connecticut police shot and killed 34 year old mother. With more on the shooting right now we are joined by ABC's -- -- Bradley live in Washington tomorrow. John and Diana there was a lot of panic here this city is still jumpy after the navy yard shooting. This time it wasn't a gunman instead a while men driving recklessly. 47 minutes. Chaos in Washington -- high speed chase and lock down the US capitol. Police say 34 year old Miriam Kerry is responsible for the frightening moments overnight police descended on her Stanford Connecticut home looking for clues. -- family members tell ABC news she was suffering from postpartum depression serious enough to require hospitalization. Police also visited her childhood home in Brooklyn smile on face -- -- -- seem like this the problem when the lockdown in Washington started at 2:12 PM the driver of a black sedan rams into a barrier outside the White House police swarmed the scene but the. Driver pulled away. The first shots -- fired. Shortly after they arrived at -- gunshots and in the -- -- in the area. Then a chase up Pennsylvania Avenue the driver stops at the base of the US capitol -- Everyone inside the capitol complex was told to shelter in place. Congressman walking outside -- formed -- -- their identities. This is we'll take you can -- -- Do you Wear these little -- around. And so to me the ticked him off he goes he could be -- -- the driver again tries to flee the police firing of the vehicle killing the woman. Inside -- car no weapons but something much more alarming a one year old baby who was unhurt. Two officers one from the capitol police and one from the Secret Service were injured in the chase. Those brave men and women of the capitol police -- stop this threat are not being paid. That I can see their money into this government shutdown ends John and a -- she's -- -- left Washington for us this morning thank you.
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