According to trending reports, an unidentified man shot himself in front of the White House today.

“Secret Service personnel are responding to reports of a person who allegedly suffered a self-inflicted gun shot wound along the north fence line of @WhiteHouse,” the Secret Service tweeted.

President and first lady Melania Trump are at Mar-a-Lago in Florida. They are scheduled to return to Washington tonight for the annual Gridiron Club Dinner.

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“We are aware of the incident,” deputy press secretary Hogan Gidley said.

“The President has been briefed. I refer you to the Secret Service for any more information.” The Secret Service tweeted an update on the situation moments later: “No other reported injuries related to the incident at @WhiteHouse.”

Secret Service spokeswoman Cathy Milhoan said the incident occurred on the north fence line, the victim suffered a single gunshot wound and Secret Service personnel did not fire any shots.



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