Katie Ledecky Arrives Home To A Hero’s Welcome, Surrounded By Armed Security [VIDEO]

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USA swimming superstar Katie Ledecky was greeted with a hero’s welcome Wednesday when she arrived home from the Olympics in Brazil.

Ledecky landed at Dulles Airport in Virginia, and was spotted by TMZ Sports being surrounded by a group of eight heavily armed men escorting her. (RELATED: Michael Phelps And Katie Ledecky Recreate Iconic Photo — But Something Is Different)

Fans tried to get as close as they could to the swimming star who was wearing all five of her medals around her neck. (SLIDESHOW: This Nearly Naked Model Is All The Motivation You Need For The Olympics)


Ledecky appears to be the next swimming superstar now that Michael Phelps is officially retired, and that means America is already in great position for the 2020 games in Japan.

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