Man arrested for scaling Capitol scaffolding


A 26-year-old man was arrested Saturday morning after state troopers say he was caught climbing on scaffolding outside the Capitol.

Devin Tung Luu was discovered behind a chain link fence outside the building around 3 a.m. Saturday, according to an affidavit filed by the Department of Public Safety. “The subject was seen on camera scaling the scaffolding,” the report states.

Luu was charged with criminal trespass, a class B misdemeanor. His bond was set at $1,500 and he was released that morning. DPS declined to provide more information.

The Capitol is currently undergoing an exterior preservation project, with windows, stone and other parts of the building being repaired.


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