Woman allegedly attacked Capitol police officer with baseball bat: report

A woman approached the U.S. Capitol Friday morning and attacked a Capitol police officer with a baseball bat, according to a Fox News reporter.

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According to Fox News Capitol Hill reporter Chad Pergram says the woman approached the Capitol from the West Front and "assumed a batting stance" and then tried to strike officers.

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When the officers closed in on her, she reportedly bit one of them.

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Capitol police charged Olivia Romano with assaulting an officer.

After the incident, the woman reportedly claimed she was "arrested illegally" and claimed she’d been attacked by police.