man is dead after he shot himself near the White House on Saturday afternoon. Standing along the north fence line, the Secret Service said he fired several rounds, none of which appeared to be directed toward the White House. Chaos then erupted. Social media footage shows people in panic, running away from the scene.
Though President Trump was not in the White House at the time, he left Florida Saturday afternoon to return to DC to attend the Gridiron Club dinner. And while the victim's been identified, his name has not been released.