(Trends Wide) — Capitol Police detained a person in a “suspicious vehicle” parked near the Supreme Court after giving the person orders and using stun grenades to alert him.
“One of our teams just moved in and got the man out of the truck. The man is in custody. Everyone is safe, ”Capitol Police said on Twitter.
More than half a dozen police vehicles, including a tactical vehicle, were present in the area.
Earlier, Capitol Police alerted a “suspicious vehicle” in front of the Supreme Court and closed roads in the area, the agency said on Twitter.
The Supreme Court, which yesterday returned to arguments in person for the start of a new term, is hearing arguments again this Tuesday in the courtroom.
“Please stay out of the area. We will provide more information as soon as we can, ”Capitol Police said on Twitter, adding:“ We continue to investigate. We will provide more information as soon as we can. ”