BALTIMORE (WJZ)– Smithsonian police found a noose in the vicinity of the Hirshhorn Museum Friday in Washington D.C. while conducting a security check.
U.S. Park Police say shortly before 6 p.m. officers found a noose inside the dense canopy of a tree.READ MORE: Where Inflation Is Taking A Breather: Your Doctor's Office
Officials couldn’t confirm how long the noose was there.READ MORE: Virginia County Plans To Rename Lee Highway For Abolitionist
The USPP continues to investigate this case. Anyone with information is encouraged to call 202-610-7500, or the tipline 202-610-8737.MORE NEWS: COVID-19 In Maryland: 5 Deaths Reported Saturday As Hospitalizations Drop Below 200