WASHINGTON - U.S. Park Police arrested a man at the World War II Memorial Sunday morning, Park Police Lieutenant Pam Smith told WTOP.
The man came to the memorial carrying a black rifle bag and backpack.
Inside the case, police found an unloaded 22-caliber rifle and ammunition in a separate part of the bag.
Police have not released the man's name or any other identifying information.
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