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(CNN) —  

A man was arrested at 2:15 p.m. EST Sunday afternoon outside the White House for attempting to climb a temporary bicycle rack on Pennsylvania Avenue, U.S. Secret Service spokesman Brian Leary confirmed to CNN.

The man did not make it over the rack near the White House fence, and was arrested and charged with unlawful entry.

He has been placed into the custody of DC Police.