Man who climbed Trump Tower in Chicago rants as he's taken away in ambulance

The man who was hanging from Trump Tower in Chicago was taken into custody this morning following a 13 hours stand-off.

Footage shows the man making political statements as he is taken away by police and paramedics.

Police arrived at the scene just after 5.30 pm following reports of the man hanging off the building. He was reportedly demanding to speak with President Donald Trump.

Police officers and firefighters were seen on a terrace above the man, who is in his 20s, urging him to relent but he refused.

Officials said the situation was resolved peacefully at 7 am on October 19 morning and the man was taken into police custody with no injuries reported.


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