David Jackson and Bart Jansen, USA TODAY

WASHINGTON (USA Today)—The Secret Service said it recovered a 2-foot “quad copter” drone on the grounds of the White House early Monday and are looking into where it came from.

“An investigation is underway to determine the origin of this commercially available device, motive, and to identify suspects,” the Secret Service said in a statement.

The president and first lady Michelle Obama were in India when the incident happened. Officials did not say whether other members of the first family are at the White House.

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