April 1, 1996 in Nation/World

Marine Tries To Climb White House Fence

Compiled From Wire Services

An intoxicated Marine who said he was trying to get back to his base was arrested early Sunday morning after trying to climb the White House fence.

Cpl. Jebediah Morris, 21, was charged with unlawful entry, a misdemeanor.

He told a Secret Service agent he thought he was at the Quantico Marine base in suburban Virginia.

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