Man 'dangles from rope off 16th floor of Trump Tower in Chicago'

Man ‘dangles from rope off 16th floor of Trump Tower in Chicago and demands to speak to the president’

  • On Sunday a man was seen dangling from a rope outside the 16th floor of Trump Tower in downtown Chicago 
  • Photos emerged on social media showing the figure scaling the high-rise tower 
  • Police officers were seen on a terrace above the man, seemingly urging him to climb up, but he refused to move 
  • According to Chicago Scanner the man was threatening to cut the rope or jump 

A man was seen dangling from a rope reportedly off the 16th floor of Trump Tower in Chicago on Sunday evening.

Photos and videos emerged on social media showing the figure scaling the tower in Chicago’s downtown as frightened onlookers peered down. 

Police officers were seen on a terrace above the man, seemingly urging him to climb up, but he refused to move. 

On Sunday a man was seen dangling from a rope outside the 16th floor of Trump Tower in downtown Chicago. Police officers were seen on a terrace above the man, seemingly urging him to climb up, but he refused to move

On Sunday a man was seen dangling from a rope outside the 16th floor of Trump Tower in downtown Chicago. Police officers were seen on a terrace above the man, seemingly urging him to climb up, but he refused to move

According to the Chicago Scanner the man was threatening to cut the rope or jump. 

The man was reportedly refusing to move until he could speak to President Donald Trump. 

Trump is not in Chicago at the moment. 

DailyMail.com has reached out to the Chicago Police Department for more information. 

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