Secret service investigating suspicious package near White House

Tue 12 September 2017 19:38 GMT | 23:38 Local Time

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A suspicious package roughly a few hundred meters from the White House spurred security personnel to adjust local pedestrian and vehicle traffic patterns as uniformed officers assess the situation, the US Secret Service said via Twitter Tuesday afternoon, APA reports quoting sputniknews.

Sputnik White House Correspondent Cara Rinkoff reports that a lockdown is in place on the grounds of the White House.

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