HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The agency that protects the Pennsylvania Capitol building says officials aren’t aware of specific threats to the facility but are bolstering security measures.
Troy Thompson with the Department of General Services, which oversees Capitol Police, said Thursday there are additional officers inside and out.READ MORE: Guentzel Scores 3 In 2nd Period, Penguins Beat Canucks 4-1
Barriers have been erected outside the ornate building in recent days.READ MORE: Starlink Satellites Mistaken As UFOs Over Pittsburgh
Thompson says Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf hasn’t issued an order to close the downtown Harrisburg complex next week, but that could change if necessary.
State capitols around the United States have worked to heighten security after the attack on the U.S. Capitol last week.MORE NEWS: Pitt Rolls By Wake Forest 45-21 For ACC Title
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