We can’t pin this one on “Florida Man.” Authorities say that Christopher Briggs, arrested today in Lafayette Park near the White House, is from Texas and was caught carrying a gun and two knives.
— Peter Alexander (@PeterAlexander) July 16, 2013
— Shawna Thomas (@ShawnaNBCNews) July 16, 2013
Arrested in Lafayette Park- Christopher Briggs is taken away by the Secret Service for unregistered gun and ammo. pic.twitter.com/TFGxFCKpbT
— Doug Mills (@dougmillsnyt) July 16, 2013
Secret Service officer noticed gun in the man's waistband. He was arrested without incident for possessing unregistered handgun and ammo.
— Mark Knoller (@markknoller) July 16, 2013
— Shannon (@lembas_n_coffee) July 16, 2013