An unidentified man has shot and killed himself outside the White House in Washington, today, Secret Service says.
Secret Service spokeswoman said the man approached the White House‘s fence on Pennsylvania Avenue before taking out a handgun and firing several shots.
No one else was injured, according to police.
President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump are at Mar-a-Lago in Florida. They are scheduled to return to Washington tonight for the annual Gridiron Club Dinner.