CHICAGO, Nov. 5 (UPI) -- Police Wednesday investigated whether a man with an assault rifle arrested in suburban Chicago was planning to harm President-elect Barack Obama.
Several sources told the Chicago Sun-Times police and Secret Service agents have been interviewing the suspect since he was apprehended in suburban Rosemont Tuesday afternoon.
Rosemont police Sgt. Keith Kania confirmed the arrest but refused to provide any details.
Kania said the suspect was arrested after Rosemont police pulled over the car he was driving, the Daily Herald reported.