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A small crowd gathers as police officers block the entrance to... News PhotoAdult,Crowd,Fence,Firework Display,Grounds,Horizontal,Human Interest,International Landmark,Lafayette Square - Washington DC,Men,People,Police Force,Small,Tackling,Throwing,USA,Washington DC,White House - Washington DCPhotographer Collection: The Washington Post 2013 The Washington PostWASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 16: A small crowd gathers as police officers block the entrance to Lafayette Park and the White House grounds after officials tackled a man who threw a firecracker over the White House fence, on Monday September 16, 2013. The lowered flag to half staff atop the White House is in remembrance of those killed in today's shootings at the Navy Yard. (Photo by Melina Mara/The Washington Post via Getty Images)