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Man Arrested After Throwing Suspicious Object on White House Lawn

Incident happened near the North Lawn.

The Secret Service arrested a man in Lafayette Park on Wednesday afternoon following suspicious activity near the White House, witnesses report. Reporters at the White House say the man threw something over the fence near the North Lawn, prompting a "suspicious package" response from law enforcement.

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