Warnings of possible attempt to attack U.S. Capitol by militia group-U.S. Capitol Police

by Reuters
Wednesday, 3 March 2021 16:34 GMT

(Corrects to say "identified" militia group, not "unidentified")

WASHINGTON, March 3 (Reuters) - The U.S. Capitol Police department has obtained intelligence pointing to a possible plot to "breach the Capitol by an identified militia group" on Thursday, the agency said in a statement on Wednesday.

(Reporting by Richard Cowan Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)

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