Naked man jumps from Times Square stairs, shouts about Trump

There was an unexpected sight this morning as a naked man was shouting about Donald Trump before jumping off the Tickets staircase in Times Square.

There was an unexpected sight this morning as a naked man was shouting about Donald Trump before jumping off the Tickets staircase in Times Square.

There was an unexpected sight this morning as a naked man was shouting about Donald Trump before jumping off the Tickets staircase in Times Square. (6/30/16)

BROOKLYN - There was an unexpected sight this morning as a naked man was shouting about Donald Trump before jumping off the Tickets staircase in Times Square.

Police say at around 8 a.m. Thursday they tried to talk the man down before he jumped 16 feet.

The man was also shouting, "Donald Trump, where are you?"

Officials say the man missed the airbag set up by responders and cut his elbow, but is expected to be OK.

Police say he will undergo psychiatric evaluation.

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