Man Captured While Climbing Trump Tower

The unnamed suspect was able to climb 21 floors of one of Donald Trump's New York City buildings before police pulled him inside.
2:03 | 08/11/16

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We turn to that attempt to scale trump tower in Manhattan using suction cups to make his way up 21 floors before emergency responders pulled him inside. ABC's gio Benitez is outside trump tower and has the latest. Good morning to you. Reporter: Robin, good morning to you. It was a tense and dramatic scene here as we watched that man hang off of this building and now we're told this morning all he wanted to do was meet Donald Trump. This morning, a real-life spider-man in police custody after scaling New York's trump tower Wednesday afternoon. Now he's undergoing a psych evaluation. Watch as the self-professed trump supporter from Virginia ascends to the building's 21st floor using industrial grade suction cups. The stunt lasting three hours. He was probably looking at another six to eight hours on the wall. This type of climbing is well known to be incredibly slow. Slow enough for authorities to cut through several glass windows then grabbing the daredevil, pulling him to safety. I reached out, I took hold of his hand and I said, sir, you need to come with me. Reporter: Hundreds of bystanders and pedestrians on the ground captivated. Even from inside witnesses shocked. Oh, my goodness. Police say the unnamed man. Who released this video manifesto Tuesday was heading up to the 56th floor home to, you guessed it Donald J. Trump. I'm an independent researchers seeking a private audience with you to discuss an important matter. Reporter: And while Donald Trump has only responded on Twitter to thank those courageous police officers, it seems he can count on the stuntman's vote. Be sure to get out and vote for Mr. Trump in the 2016 election. Rorter: And this morning that man is getting his psychological evaluation and once that's all over he will be arrested and charged most likely with reckless endangerment and trespassing. Robin and George. All right, gio, thank you. Gridlock when that was happening. All kind of strike scenes happening in this campaign and

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