Man arrested near White House gate after agents find loaded rifle, ammunition in his car

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Renae Kapheim, of Davenport, Iowa, has been identified as the man arrested. (Facebook)
Members of the Uniformed Division of the US Secret Service stand on duty in front White House November 19, 2014, maintaining an eye on activities. (Photo credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)
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By RYAN GORMAN

A man trying to enter the White House was arrested Wednesday by the Secret Service.

Renae Kapheim, 41, of Davenport, Iowa, was taken into federal custody after agents searched his vehicle and found the rifle and ammunition, according to the New York Times, which identified the man.

Kapheim reportedly consented to the search.

His arrest was first reported by CBS News' Mark Knoller.
Further information is not available at this time, more will come as it is made available.

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