Capital Hill police have arrested Occupy DC protesters trying to place banners on a U.S. state office building, according to local NBC affiliate in Washington D.C.


The protesters were able to enter the third senate office building, known as the Hart building, and laid down signs saying "End War Now" and "People for the People."

Police immediately placed them under arrest the minute they put down the signs.

WATCH: Video from local NBC affiliate in Washington D.C., which appeared on October 11, 2011.

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