Donald Trump has been escorted away by secret service following a shooting by the White House.
The US President was just minutes into a press conference when secret service rushed in and took him away.
He later returned to announce that there had been a shooting close to the White House.
Trump escorted from news briefing by Secret Service after shooting outside White House https://t.co/6A5Sw82kVx— SkyNews (@SkyNews) August 10, 2020
Trump then added that the suspect had been shot by police.
It seems to be very well under control… But there was an actual shooting, and somebody has been taken to the hospital. I don’t know the condition of the person.
More to follow.