President Trump leaves briefing suddenly after shots fired near White House

The president was rushed from the White House briefing room, then returned a short time later to explain that the Secret Service had shot an armed suspect outside the White House.
0:27 | 08/10/20

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Transcript for President Trump leaves briefing suddenly after shots fired near White House
We have more Nelnet unsettling moment the president suddenly leaving the White House briefing room this was the moment a Secret Service whispers in the president's here. President returned minutes later explaining the Secret Service had shot someone outside the White House grounds that person hospitalized. Senior official telling ABC news a suspect and opened fire on a non White House employee. Secret Service returning fire that person in the hospital and more as we know it. Of course I'll see you right back here tomorrow night until then to.

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