- Associated Press - Saturday, May 21, 2016

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Latest on the shooting of a man outside the White House (all times local):

10:00 p.m.

A friend of the man shot by a U.S. Secret Service officer outside the White House says he shocked at what transpired.

WNEP-TV (https://bit.ly/1TrxiRZ ) reports that John Yagielniskie, of Girardville, Pennsylvania, says he knew Jesse Oliveri his whole life.

Yagielniskie told WNEP Saturday evening, “He was one of my best friends. We went to football games together. That is messed up.”

Yagielniskie says Oliveri continued to loyally attend his alma mater’s football games after graduating from North Schuylkill High School in 2003.

George Washington University Hospital spokeswoman Susan Griffiths said Saturday evening that Oliveri of Ashland, Pennsylvania, remains in critical condition.

Secret Service spokesman, David Iacovetti, said Friday that one of the agency’s officers fired one shot at Oliveri Friday afternoon after he approached a checkpoint and refused repeated commands to drop his weapon.

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5:30 p.m.

A hospital spokeswoman says the gunman shot by a U.S. Secret Service officer outside the White House remains in critical condition.

George Washington University Hospital spokeswoman Susan Griffiths provided the update Saturday evening about the man investigators have identified as Jesse Oliveri of Ashland, Pennsylvania.

Secret Service spokesman Robert Hoback declined to comment Saturday on the case, citing the continuing investigation.

Another Secret Service spokesman, David Iacovetti, said Friday that one of the agency’s officers fired one shot at the man Friday afternoon after he approached a checkpoint and refused repeated commands to drop his weapon.

The Secret Service said the gunman never made it inside the White House complex, and no one else was injured

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