A pipe bomb was apparently discovered at RNC headquarters and destroyed by authorities, and a suspicious bundle showed up at DNC head office
- Amid DC rioting on Wednesday, a pipe bomb was found at the Republican National Committee (
RNC) head office and the Democratic National Committee ( DNC) head offices were left over a suspicious bundle, The New york city Times reported
- The RNC and DNC are obstructs far from the US Capitol, where pro-Trump rioters tried a coup.
- Another pipeline bomb was discovered and securely detonated in the Capitol complex, CNN reported.
A pipe bomb was discovered at the head office of the Republican National Committee (RNC) in Washington, DC, as pro-Trump rioters stormed the US Capitol on Wednesday, The New york city Times reported Likewise on Wednesday afternoon, a suspicious bundle was discovered at the close-by headquarters of the Democratic National Committee (DNC), The Times stated.
The explosive device at the RNC was destroyed by a bomb team, according to The Times, mentioning an RNC official. A Democrat informed The Times anonymously that the contents of the plan had actually not yet been determined.
Authorities also discovered a pickup truck parked outside the RNC headquarters that supposedly held rifles, ammo, and shotguns, The Washington Post reported, mentioning 2 sources familiar with the investigation who spoke on the condition of anonymity. Agents were examining whether the truck was linked to the pipeline bombs, the sources stated, according to The Post.
The RNC and DNC are both only blocks far from the Capitol.
CNN anchor Jim Sciutto reported that another presumed pipeline bomb was discovered within the Capitol complex, pointing out an unnamed federal law enforcement official.
Agents for the RNC and DNC’s press offices did not instantly respond to ask for remark.
At the exact same time, rioters were trying a coup, as
As members of Congress urged the mobs to leave the Capitol, many pleaded with Trump to tell his supporters to leave. The FBI and National Guard have been deployed to Washington, and Mayor Muriel Bowser purchased a citywide curfew start at 6 pm on Wednesday.
Update: This story has been upgraded to note The Washington Post’s reporting regarding a truck parked outside the RNC’s head office.
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