In the car of the detainee found small arms.

Police arrested at the White house the man in the car which was found nine firearms and a knife, reports CNN TV channel with reference to the detention order.

The man was detained when he celebrated small need in the public, in the area of 17th street and Pennsylvania Avenue.

The suspect told the employees of the U.S. secret service that wanted to go to the White house to meet with the head of the national security Agency Michael Rogers and Secretary of defense James Mattis. During questioning the man also said that he had a gun, after which the security officers inspected his car, where they found nine firearms — both pistols and automatic rifles.

The man pointed to the passage of the survey mental health. He was also charged with violation of rules of storage of weapons .

Earlier in Washington near the White house has installed a giant inflatable figure of the President of Donald trump in the form of rats.