HENRICO, Va. (WWBT) - U.S. Capitol Police say a Henrico man has been arrested for entering a restricted area inside the fence of the U.S. Capitol.
At 11:38 p.m., a man, identified as Marc Beauchamp, scaled the fence along First Street, SW.
Beauchamp entered a restricted area inside the perimeter fence and was immediately stopped by several officers.
According to Capitol Police, Beauchamp was arrested for unlawful entry.
Upon further investigation, Beauchamp illegally parked a vehicle on the grass near the Lincoln Memorial. Investigators believe this was an isolated incident.
The investigation is ongoing.
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