Secret Service: Individual taken into custody after attempting unauthorized entry into White House


The Secret Service tweeted Thursday morning that an unauthorized vehicle attempted to gain access to the White House. (Image courtesy MGN Online / Pixabay)

WASHINGTON — The United States Secret Service shared the following on their Twitter account, early Thursday morning:

An unauthorized vehicle attempted to gain entry to the White House complex by following another vehicle that was lawfully entering at an external complex checkpoint.

The vehicle was stopped and the individual was immediately taken into custody by Secret Service Uniformed Division Officers.

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This story was originally published on November 21, 2019)

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