Ivanka Trump threatened by knife-wielding man

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Benitez claimed that he was a US senator who owned Trump Tower and was there to speak with Ivanka Trump about her clothing line. Police say he also claimed he owned the building. The man was searched upon arrival, with authorities reportedly finding a weighted sock, a fake I.D., and two "throwing knives".

"He was trying to meet with Ivanka Trump to discuss her dresses", the NYPD's deputy commissioner of public information told Newsweek. "He was discovered to be wearing a bullet-resistant vest.further investigation revealed he had a forged identification card".

The president, first lady, Ivanka and her husband Jared Kushner are now out of the country in Germany for the G20 Summit.

Benitez, 52, was taken to Cornell Medical Center for a psychiatric evaluation before be was booked for criminal possession of a weapon, according to TMZ. She is traveling with the president on his trip to Germany.

No members of the Trump family were in the building, as the USA president and his daughter are in Germany for the G20 summit.

As of Friday morning he had not been arraigned, according to the Manhattan District Attorney's Office.

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