8 hospitalized after ‘suspicious substance’ found on Capitol Hill
A “suspicious substance” was found in the Longworth House Office Building.
Captain Kimberly Schneider, a spokeswoman for the U.S. Capitol Police, had no immediate information on what the substance might be. Police said the substance was found in Suite B-227, the First Call Service Center.
No offices at the building on Independence Avenue were evacuated. It is located just south of the U.S. Capitol and near the Capitol South Metro station.