Lincoln Memorial shooting – Moment helicopter lands at Reflecting Pool to airlift gunshot victim found at DC landmark

A HELICOPTER came to rush a man that was reportedly found with a gunshot wound to the head lying in the Reflecting Pool near the Lincoln Memorial in Washington D.C.

In a scene right out of a movie, eyewitness videos captured the moment a helicopter landed at the pool in the National Mall by the famed DC landmark to pick up a body on a stretcher before flying off.

Video caught by eyewitnesses shows a helicopter landing at the eastern edge of the pool, nearest the Lincoln Memorial, as bystanders stood watch.

Authorities are then seen using flashlights to search through the pool's water as a stretcher was pulled out to reportedly retrieve a body.

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