A man has reportedly been arrested after setting a fire outside of the National Archives in Washington, D.C.
The man, who has not been identified, was arrested while sitting outside the White House. Federal officials say that he has acknowledged trying to set the Archives on fire, although his actual ability to do so is unclear.
The National Archives house several important documents and records, including the Constitution and the Declaration of Independence.
Man was arrested while sitting outside the White House. Feds said he acknowledged attempting to set the Archives on fire. Archives bldg is home to US Constitution and Declaration of Independence. https://t.co/vpiqoPGlOx
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