It appears that even members of President Joe Biden’s Secret Service detail are not immune to danger in America, as evidenced by a recent incident in California. According to reports on Monday, an agent was robbed at gunpoint while the president was attending a fundraiser in the state. The robbery occurred at approximately 9:30 p.m. in Tustin, California, as the agent was returning from a task. The Secret Service confirmed that the agent’s bag was taken at gunpoint. In response to the situation, the agent discharged his firearm, although it remains uncertain whether the suspect was struck, as per reports.

“A member of the U.S. Secret Service was the victim of an armed robbery in Tustin, California late Saturday when returning from a work assignment,” said the agency in a statement to media outlets. “The employee discharged their service weapon during the incident but unknown if the assailants were struck. We are thankful that the employee did not sustain any injuries.”

The police department added: “Robbery: On Saturday, June 15. 2024 at approximately 9:36 p.m., Tustin Police Officers responded to a call of a possible robbery that just occurred at the Tustin Fields I residential community. On arrival, officers discovered the victim was a member of the U.S. Secret Service and his bag was stolen at gunpoint. During the Incident an officer (agent) Involved shooting occurred. The suspect(s) were not located and it is unknown at this time whether the suspect(s) were injured as a result of the incident. Officers have located some of the victim’s belongings in the area and the incident is still being investigated. There is no known threat to the public. A 2004-2006 silver Infiniti FX35 or vehicle similar was seen leaving the scene.”