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US Capitol shooting: 'They told us to hit the floor so we did'

A man who was in the US Capitol building's visitor centre when shots were fired has described the moment they were told to get down.

He said police immediately "told us to hit the floor, so we did". He remained on the ground for 20 minutes until he was given the all clear.

  • 28 Mar 2016
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