A shooting has been reported outside the White House, which has been placed on lockdown. The president was not in the compound at the time.
Vice President Joe Biden was in the complex at the time of the incident, but is “secure,” his representative told ABC News.
Both CNN and NBC are reporting the alleged shooter is down. Here’s CNN:
Our Peter Morris reports suspect who allegedly opened fire on White House complex is down and in custody, from law enforcement source— Steve Brusk (@stevebruskCNN) May 20, 2016