A person wearing nothing however boxer shorts was nabbed outdoors the White House on Friday after jumping a barricade.
The incident occurred simply earlier than a swiftly organized briefing-room look by President Trump to induce the reopening of church buildings.
CBS Information footage confirmed the person mendacity belly-up on Pennsylvania Avenue, then dramatically flipping over as officers rushed over to cuff him from behind.
It was not instantly clear what, if something, the person was protesting. The US Secret Service didn’t reply to a request for remark.
The presidential complicated is a magnet for activists and for the mentally unstable. Final yr, two folks set themselves on fireplace in separate incidents — one ending in dying.
In response to a spree of fence-jumping incidents throughout President Barack Obama’s time in workplace, authorities are within the strategy of doubling the peak of the White House’s fence.