Family question why driver shot

The family of Miriam Carey, the 34-year-old woman shot dead following a dramatic car chase through the streets of Washington that caused a lockdown on Capitol Hill, have said they do not understand why she was shot, when she was unarmed.

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Police believe Capitol Hill incident 'not terror related'

The US Capitol police chief has told waiting reporters that they believed there was a child in the car involved in the incident and that he did not have any information on the person driving the car.

He said that multiple scene involved are now secure and said he had no information that the incident was related to terrorism and is anything other than an isolated incident.

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