As Twitchy told you, 24-year-old Christian Rivera has been arrested and charged with first-degree murder in the death of University of Iowa student Mollie Tibbetts. According to authorities, Rivera has been in the country illegally for the past several years.

AP White House reporter Zeke Miller, for one, sees the humor in the situation:

That’s cute, Zeke. We see what you did there.

He didn’t mean it, though:

Hey, here’s a thought: