Chicago Trump Tower.
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A man hung himself on a rope in the Chicago Trump Tower in order to speak with the president of the United States.
Videos on social media they show the subject hanging from what would be a balcony on the 16th floor. Police and other emergency services arrived on the scene to attend to the situation.
Situation at the Chicago Trump tower. Man dangling on rope off balcony. Unknown intentions. Police / Fire rescue on scene.
– Evelio Cuba (@ ecuba101) October 18, 2020
According to the Chicago Scanner, the man has a knife in his hand and was threatening to cut the rope if he couldn’t speak to Trump, who was in Las Vegas on Sunday.
BREAKING: Man currently scaling Trump Tower in Chicago, demanding to speak with President pic.twitter.com/XIooD3xwoD
– Breaking News Global (@BreakingNAlerts) October 18, 2020
The incident occurs one day after the Steelworkers Union project the Biden-Harris campaign logo onto the building.
Steelworkers union projects giant Biden-Harris logo on Trump Tower Chicago https://t.co/cATaLwlQp7 pic.twitter.com/ekjiEMmK61
– The Hill (@thehill) October 18, 2020
News in development.