Congressional Staff in Washington being evacuated
There is currently an active bomb threat investigation
LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) – The Cannon House Office Building is being evacuated to the Longworth Building through underground routes due to suspicious activities, according to law enforcement sources.
The Library of Congress is also being evacuated, sources tell ABC News.
A suspicious vehicle on the 100 block of 1st St., SE has been driven to a sidewalk and a suspect is inside holding something in his hand.
“The FBI Washington Field Office’s National Capital Response Squad is responding with our partners to reports of a suspicious vehicle near the Library of Congress,” a spokesperson said in a statement.
According to authorities, this is an active bomb threat investigation.
Congressional staff were just sent these alerts: pic.twitter.com/AAz9SLie7x
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