Capitol Police make arrest after outburst in Senate gallery

U.S. Capitol Police have arrested an individual after an outburst Thurday morning in the Senate chamber.

The individual is being charged with disruption of Congress, department spokeswoman Sgt. Kimberly Schneider told The Hill. Capitol Police have not yet released the identity of the suspect. 

According to a witness, the individual was involved in an outburst in the Senate gallery at around 10:45 a.m., when Sen. John Thune (R-S.D.) was speaking on the Senate floor about the GOP jobs package. 

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