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Man arrested for tossing firecrackers at White House
WASHINGTON, D.C. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - Just hours after the deadly assault on the Washington Navy Yard, the Secret Service arrested a man for tossing firecrackers over a fence at the White House.
A federal law enforcement official says the man was immediately arrested Monday.
An Associated Press photographer heard what sounded like two gunshots outside the White House.
Three uniformed Secret Service officers arrested a middle-aged man. The man was white, with dark hair, a blue shirt and white shorts. His white shoes lay on the ground near where the officer tackled him.