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Man Fatally Shoots Himself Outside North Fence of White House
President Donald Trump, at his resort in Florida, briefed

A man shot himself Saturday outside of the north fence line along the White House. (Photo By Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call file photo)

A man fatally shot himself outside the White House Saturday, according to the U.S. Secret Service. 

“The subject approached the vicinity of the North White House fence line and removed a concealed handgun and fired several rounds, none of which appear at this time to have been directed towards the White House," the Secret Service said in a statement.