New York City police say they’ve arrested a teenager who showed up at the Trump Tower security checkpoint with a knife, handcuffs, fireworks and a water pistol.
Alexander Wang, 19, of Poughquag, New York, was arrested at around 6:30 p.m. Monday. The Manhattan district attorney’s office said Tuesday afternoon that he was awaiting arraignment.
The Secret Service runs the checkpoint. The NYPD has a security detail at the tower.