Secret Service detains bike rack jumper outside White House

Trey Yingst/OANN(WASHINGTON) -- The United States Secret Service apprehended an individual who jumped a bike rack outside the White House Tuesday afternoon, the agency tweeted.

The White House immediately went into a brief lockdown and reporters were ushered into the press briefing room.

The suspect is now in custody.

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