Secret Service detains possible shooter after gunshots heard at Ethiopian Embassy Read more: http://www.wjla.com/articles/2014/09/one-in-custody-after-shots-heard-at-ethiopian-embassy
A video, said to be of a portion of the incident, was posted to YouTube by Ethiopian Satellite TV. (Watch the video in the player above.)
The possible shots were reported about 12:15 p.m. and there were no injuries reported, Secret Service spokesman Brian Leary said in an e-mailed statement to the media.
A protest was reportedly taking place outside the embassy at 3506 International Drive NW at the time of the incident.
Metropolitan police, State Department officials and Secret Service agents were on the scene investigating, the Secret Service spokesman said