10/03/2013 03:07 pm ET Updated Dec 03, 2013

Journalists Caught In The Middle Of Capitol Hill Shooting


Reporters inside the U.S. Capitol building were forced to hole up when a shooting incident took place there on Thursday.

The Capitol Police issued a "shelter in place" order, mandating everyone to stay where they were.

Journalists tweeted about the atmosphere as they waited for the incident to end: