The Secret Service has reportedly arrested a man believed to have travelled to the White House from Dallas, Texas intending to “kill all white police” at the Presidential residence.
According to screenshots shared by leading journalist Mike Cernovich, the man made his vow via Facebook.
He also apparently used to app to “check in” at the White House earlier today.
Man (Michael Arega) arrested after traveling to White House to “kill all white police.” pic.twitter.com/m5zfORVsZB
— Mike Cernovich 🇺🇸 (@Cernovich) November 6, 2017
The Washington Times, meanwhile, quotes a Secret Service statement as informing the public that they had been on the lookout for Michael Arega after receiving a warning from the Montgomery County, Maryland police department.
Arega was reportedly promptly detained in Washington, D.C. without incident.
Arega’s Facebook profile currently lists him as a Quality Control Inspector at Alpha Testing, Inc.
Also shared to Arega’s profile is a post from a page called “Unapologetically Black” that features the late Fidel Castro posing with brutal dictator Robert Mugabe.
Another post provides a possible look at Arega himself.
This is a developing story. Please stay tuned to Cernovich.com for more details.