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Fence jumper caught by dogs on White House lawn is sentenced

Fence jumper caught by dogs on White House lawn is sentenced

A man who jumped over the White House fence in October and was taken down on the lawn by Secret Service dogs was sentenced Thursday to time served and a year of supervised release. Dominic Adesanya, 23, of Bel Air, Md., who was arrested Oct. 22, pleaded guilty April 17 to entering or remaining in a restricted building or grounds, according to the U.S. attorney's office. He was then released from custody on personal recognizance, having served about six months. During his year of supervised release, Adesanya must stay away from the White House and other facilities protected by the Secret Service, the U.S. attorney's office said. In the October incident, a Secret Service...

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