Four people shot near US Capitol in Washington, DC

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WASHINGTON, DC – At least four people were hospitalized after a shooting in Washington, DC’s NoMa neighborhood. The area is due north of Union Station and about a mile north of the US Capitol.

The DC Fire Department confirmed that ambulances picked up three victims with gunshot wounds and at least one more with a “non-gunshot wound” at the intersection of North Capitol Street NE and New York Avenue, according to WJLA-TV.


A police officer on a bicycle was hit by a car at the scene as well.

Police are on the lookout for a black male, wearing a mask and a black jacket.

DC Police Chief Cathy Lanier is reportedly on the scene.