Man Arrested Near Capitol In FBI Sting

Published February 17, 2012 6:54PM (EST)

WASHINGTON (AP) — A man has been arrested near the U.S. Capitol as part of a long-running investigation by the FBI and the U.S. Capitol Police.

The FBI announced the arrest Friday.

Authorities say the public was never in any danger.

The man's name and the reason for the arrest were not immediately disclosed.

By Salon Staff

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