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Man Wearing American Flag Jumps White House Fence

A man was in custody Thursday in Washington after jumping over a White House fence while the first family was inside celebrating Thanksgiving. Draped in an American flag, Joseph Caputo scaled a fence on the North Lawn and was immediately apprehended, the Secret Service said. It did not provide Caputo’s age or hometown, or any reason for the jumper’s actions. Officials were trying to determine how the man made it past new “pencil point” spikes added to the White House perimeter...

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