A scare for America’s first family as they celebrated Thanksgiving.
A man draped in an American flag and carrying an envelope climbed over the fence at the White House, sparking a lockdown.
He was stopped by the Secret Service and taken into custody. There is no word yet on what was in the envelope.
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President Barack Obama and his wife and daughters were spending the holiday at the White House. He hasn’t taken to Twitter to comment on the security breach but did post the below earlier.
Happy Thanksgiving, everyone! Today, we give thanks for all of our loved ones and the brave men and women in uniform who serve our country.
— President Obama (@POTUS) November 26, 2015