Posted: November 14, 2013 Filed under: Breaking News, U.S. News | Tags: Barack Obama, Cartagena Colombia, Hay–Adams Hotel, Ron Johnson, Secret Service, United States Secret Service, Zamora
A view of the Hay Adams Hotel, right, looking toward the White House in Washington, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013. Two U.S. Secret Service officers are under investigation and have been removed from President Barack Obama’s detail following allegations of misconduct, according to The Washington Post. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci)
WASHINGTON (AP) — More than 18 months after a prostitution scandal in South America rocked the Secret Service, the agency in charge of protecting the president is investigating another case of suspected sexual misconduct in its ranks.
This time, two supervisory agents assigned to President Barack Obama’s protective detail have been investigated for misconduct involving sexually suggestive emails sent to a female subordinate. The alleged misconduct does not appear to involve a breach of Obama’s security.
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