Trump escaped white house shooting
President Donald Trump had on Monday, escaped a White House shooting in the middle of a press conference.
Obinwannem news gathered that Secret Service guards shot an armed guy, outside the White House just after the President was being briefly evacuated from the conference hall.
According to Trump, “Law enforcement shot someone, it seems to be a suspect, and the suspect is on the way to the hospital”.
Trump said he knew nothing about the identity or motives of the person shot, but when asked if the person had been armed, he answered: “From what I understand, the answer is yes.”
Meanwhile, the president was abruptly ushered out of the press event and black-clad secret service agents with automatic rifles rushed across the lawn north of the White House.
Minutes later, Trump reappeared at the press conference, where journalists had been locked in and announced that someone had been shot outside the White House grounds.
Nwada Ugochinyere Onyechere reporting, Obinwannem News