Park Police: Noose found hanging from lamppost near National Gallery of Art


WASHINGTON (WJLA) - United States Park Police say a noose was found Saturday afternoon hanging from a lamppost near the National Gallery of Art.

There is no lookout for the person(s) who put the noose there and police are investigating.

This comes after several recent incidents of nooses being found in D.C., one at the Hirschhorn Museum, one near a school in Southeast, and another inside the National Museum of African American History and Culture.

This story will be updated.

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