White House locked down after threat from tea bag

By David Edwards
Wednesday, April 15, 2009 14:42 EDT
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The Secret Service put the White House on lockdown after protesters through what appeared to be a box of teabags over the fence. The North Lawn was evacuated while a robot determined the package wasn’t a threat.

This video is from MSNBC’s News Live, broadcast Apr. 15, 2009.

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David Edwards
David Edwards
David Edwards has served as an editor at Raw Story since 2006. His work can also be found at Crooks & Liars, and he's also been published at The BRAD BLOG. He came to Raw Story after working as a network manager for the state of North Carolina and as as engineer developing enterprise resource planning software. Follow him on Twitter at @DavidEdwards.
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