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Roger Hedgpeth: A man threatened to assassinate President Donald Trump

Roger Hedgpeth, 25, was arrested Saturday afternoon on a charge of making threats to do bodily harm
Posted on February 10, 2020,at 2:43 AM  
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  • A 25-year-old man was arrested outside the White House after he threatened to assassinate President Donald Trump. 

  • Roger Hedgpeth told a Secret Service officer he was there to kill Trump with a knife that police found on his person. 

  • Hedgpeth was taken into custody and brought to a hospital for a mental health evaluation. 

  • White House security has been ramped up in recent years after several individuals successfully jumped over the iron fence surrounding the grounds, with one man making it all the way into the presidential residence in 2014.

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