President Trump abruptly departed the briefing room on Monday moments after starting his coronavirus briefing.
Moments later, he returned to the podium and told reporters that he had been escorted out of the briefing because there was a shooting outside of the White House.
"I'd like to thank the Secret Service for doing their always quick and very effective work, but there was an actual shooting, and somebody's been taken to the hospital. I don't know the condition of the person. Seems that the person was shot by Secret Service, so we'll see what happens," Trump said. Read more at CNN