WASHINGTON (KTTV/WTTG) - A woman from San Diego was among the four people killed in Wednesday's deadly riots in the nation's capital.
FOX 11's sister station WTTG-TV confirmed that Ashli Babblit was shot and killed after a mob charged the U.S. Capitol building. Babbit was shot to death by a police officer in the area.
Babbit's mother-in-law told WTTG-TV, "I really don't know why she decided to do this."
Ashli Babbit (Family Photo: Facebook)
Babbit and her husband were business owners in San Diego, according to WTTG-TV. Her husband did not travel to Washington, D.C. with Babbit, WTTG-TV reports.
Police in Washington, D.C. said another woman and two men were also killed during Wednesday's riots.
FOX 11's sister station WTTG-TV contributed to this story.