The capturing occurred round 6 p.m. when the unidentified suspect bought out of his car with a weapon earlier than he was shot, the FBI instructed Fox Information in a press release.
“The topic was wounded and has been transported to a hospital for medical consideration,” the FBI mentioned.
The company didn’t specify what kind of weapon the suspect had or his motive.
Hours earlier, he was stopped by armed guards “simply exterior the safe perimeter of CIA Headquarters by our fundamental gate” on a significant causeway, State Route 123, the CIA instructed Fox Information.
“Our compound stays secured, and our Safety Protecting Officers working the incident are the one Company personnel instantly concerned,” the company mentioned.
The suspected intruder didn’t make it onto the compound, officers mentioned. No pictures had been fired on the time and no company personnel had been injured.
The Fairfax County Police Division instructed Fox Information it was aiding with site visitors management close to the incident after Dolley Madison Boulevard was closed off.
“Every part is ok. I believe the closures are simply out of maximum warning,” a police spokesman mentioned.
Safety across the spy company headquarters is extraordinarily tight. In 1993, Mir Aimal Kansi, a Pakistani immigrant, killed two CIA staff and shot three others exterior the constructing close to the principle entrance.
An intense abroad manhunt led to his seize 4 years later. He was convicted of the killings and was executed by deadly injection in 2002.