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Police officer assaulted by woman carrying baseball bat near United States Capitol

The incident happened around 9:30 a.m. ET. When the police approached the woman, she became agitated and raised her bat. Officers tried to take the bat away from her and during the scuffle she bit one of the officers, Capitol Police said.

Police identified the woman as 25-year-old Olivia Romero. The charges are pending.

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