The woman who allegedly caused the chaotic shooting scene earlier today in Washington DC that began at the White House and ended at Capitol Hill has been identified as Miriam Carey. She was shot during the ordeal and later died at a local hospital. It reportedly all started after she rammed a security gate and then had a confrontation with officers before speeding off.
Look below for 14 pictures of Miriam Carey, who was a 34-year-old dental hygienist from Stamford, Connecticut . Originally from Brooklyn, New York, authorities say she may have suffered from mental health issues.
The most shocking aspect of this crime what that her daughter was in the backseat of her black Infiniti sedan. The child is believed to be between two and three years old. Thankfully, the daughter was not injured in the shooting.