CNBC: White House Secret Service DC 181210

Source: Nworeport

The White House on Tuesday was put in lockdown, as fighter jets were scrambled in Washington following an airspace violation, law enforcement officials told NBC News.

NBC also reported that a security alert was raised at the Capitol building.

U.S. Capitol Police and the U.S. Secret Service did not immediately respond to CNBC’s requests for comment. The White House did not immediately provide comment.

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