POTUS decided to take a stroll around the White House much to the surprise of residents and tourists. 

Dominique Hobdy
May, 24, 2014

What would you do if you ran into the President?

Washington D.C residents and tourists were in for a surprise when President Obama took a walk around the White House Wednesday. 

POTUS shook hands, took pictures and exclaimed, "The bear is loose!" to a crowd as he headed towards the Department of Interior with his staff and Secret Services in tow.

Check out the video above.