Secret Services officers confirmed that the White House was put on lockdown after an unidentified man carrying two large bags was found jumping a fence. The man was caught by the Park Police as soon has he jumped the fence and officials have confirmed that no one was n any immediate danger.
While speculations are rife that the man has been taken in custody, no further information has been released yet.
Washington’s Metro Police Department’s Explosive Ordinance Division are investigating the bags now while Secret Services officers has confirmed to be following standard protocol.
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