Small Aircraft Lands Outside US Capitol, Pilot in Custody

WASHINGTON – Police arrested Florida mailman, Doug Hughes who steered his tiny, one-person gyrocopter onto the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol Wednesday afternoon. Prompting a temporary lockdown of the Capitol and White House.

“The U.S. Capitol Police is investigating a gyro copter with a single occupant that has landed on the grassy area of the West Lawn of t‎he U.S. Capitol, the U.S. Capitol Police stated.

The man was protesting tax day and out of control campaign contribution

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