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Man arrested for jumping over White House barrier

A man tried to scale a separator outward of the White House Saturday in what seemed to be a unsuccessful bid to enter the grounds. 

Secret Service officers grabbed the man after he tried to bound over a bike shelve on Pennsylvania Avenue around 12:45 p.m., according to the agency. The unclear man was allegedly streamer toward the White House fence — the second person in the last week to do so — but didn’t make it that far.

The think wanted to give a minute to a person in the Trump administration, sources told ABC News. Charges are now tentative against him, according to the Secret Service.   

An progressing report by Fox News indicated the man done it to the tangible fence, call White House press secretary Sean Spicer to fast respond.  

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“Individual jumped bike shelve on Pennsylvania Ave, not @WhiteHouse fence. Great response by @SecretService,” he tweeted. 

Fox News match Leland Vittert tweeted a brief video of Secret Service officers toting prolonged guns and dogs on the north lawn of the executive mansion.

President Trump wasn’t at the White House. He’s now in Palm Beach, Fla. at his resort, Mar-a-Lago.

The occurrence comes accurately a week after Jonathan Tran, a 26-year-old California man, jumped over a fence on the White House’s south lawn. It was suggested on Friday night that an alarm complement failed, and Tran spent some-more than 15 minutes walking around the grounds, scarcely making it to the mansion’s southern opening before he was arrested. 

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