Washington DC’s Union Station was evacuated on Friday after reports of a shooting.
A heavy police presence was reported around the station, although there were no immediately reports of injuries.
A spokesman for the Washington DC police said one person had been shot and one had been stabbed, according to the Associated Press.
Union Station - Police activity inside Amtrak portion of station is not affecting Metro ops. Red Line service operating normally #wmata— Metro Transit Police (@MetroTransitPD) September 11, 2015
“Due to police activity, remain clear of the area near Union Station,” according to a statement by the Senate Sergeant at Arms.
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