Suspicious Package Found Near White House

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Washington D.C - Several streets around the White House were closed off Tuesday morning after a woman threw a package into the courtyard of the adjacent Old Executive Office Building.

The woman was taken into police custody adn questioned by the Secret Service.

President Bush was in the White House at the time of the incident.

The package was being investigated but no immediate details were available.

Streets were closed along Pennsylvania Avenue, between 17th and 18th streets, and along 17th Street between State Place and H Street.