Man, 25, is arrested outside the White House with a knife after he told a Secret Service agent he was there to 'assassinate Donald Trump'

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Roger Hedgpeth, 25, was arrested outside White House on Saturday, police said.

A man carrying a knife was arrested outside the White House after he told a US Secret Service officer that he was there to kill President Donald Trump, police said.

Roger Hedgpeth, 25, was arrested Saturday afternoon on a charge of making threats to do bodily harm, the Metropolitan Police Department said.

Hedgpeth approached a Secret Service officer who was patrolling outside the White House and said he was there to 'assassinate' Trump.

'I have a knife to do it with,' Hedgpeth allegedly said, according to a police report.

 

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