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Person in custody after driving to White House gates and making bomb threat - CNN

March 19 (Reuters) - One person was in custody after a car drove up to a White House checkpoint on Saturday night and the driver claimed to have a bomb, CNN reported.

Citing sources, CNN said there was no confirmation of any device in the vehicle but that security at the White House had been upgraded. Authorities could not be reached immediately to confirm the report.

(Reporting by Chris Michaud; Editing by Paul Tait)