Under Washington attempted on high-ranking Congressman

Under Washington attempted on high-ranking Congressman

WASHINGTON, 14 Jul — RIA Novosti, Alexei Bogdanovsky. Unknown opened fire near Washington, DC by a group of people, among whom was the coordinator of a faction of the Republicans in the house of representatives Steve Scalis, told the Fox News channel.

According to the channel, Scales was wounded in the thigh. All suffered at least five people, said on CNN, house of representatives Mo Brooks. The shooting occurred at the event of the house of representatives in Virginia.

The incident occurred on the baseball diamond, where he practiced Scales and his assistants.

CNN reports that all was done 50-100 shots, the shots were fired from automatic weapons.

A congressman has reportedly been shot near where the Congressional baseball team practices https://t.co/BHaG7sSFHo pic.twitter.com/2teDj5STWM

— Business Insider (@businessinsider) 14 Jun 2017

@nbcwashington massive police presence after shooting at the Congressional baseball team practice in Alexandria pic.twitter.com/WCDSjmtg9d

— Woody (@FlyDTW) 14 Jun 2017

A live picture of the scene in Virginia where Congressman Steve Scalise and aides were shot at baseball practice pic.twitter.com/Mfv6rxy3qp v…

— Top news (@topnuntious) 14 Jun 2017

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise has been shot & medevaced; shooting took place at practice for a bipartisan Congressional baseball game pic.twitter.com/2XYGIGnqJB

— CBS News (@CBSNews) June 14, 2017