The Only Arrested U.S. President


 

General Hiram Ulysses S. Grant, 18th president of the United States of America, was the only president to be arrested while in office. He was arrested by a police officer who caught his racing his horses through the streets of Washington. According to accounts, the Grant complimented the officer on doing his duty, paid the large $20 fine, and walked back to the White House on foot.

 

(via Robs Webstek)

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