Woman arrested jumping White House fence

A female protester was arrested Wednesday for jumping the White House fence, the Secret Service said.

The protester, identified as Diane Wilson, was wearing an orange jumpsuit and protesting the Guantanamo Bay detention camp. She was charged with unlawful entry after being arrested by uniformed Secret Service agents.

The sidewalk in front of the White House was shut down after the incident. Several more protesters were also arrested.

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