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WATCH: Donald Trump’s Hollywood Walk of Fame Star Destroyed

Since Donald Trump started his campaign for the White House, his Hollywood Walk of Fame star has been the victim of several pranks, but none have been so extreme as what one vandal did early Wednesday morning. Video posted by Deadline shows a man using a pickax and sledgehammer to completely destroy the star. The Hollywood Chamber of Commerce has confirmed that the star will be replaced.

The man told Deadline that his name is Jamie Otis, who was dressed as a construction worker. He said he wanted to auction off pieces of the star to raise funds for women who have accused Trump of sexually assaulting them. Since the release of a 2005 tape in which Trump describes how he can have any women he wants because of his fame surfaced, nearly a dozen women have accused trump of sexually assaulting them.

Trump was honored with the star in 2007, when The Apprentice was at the height of its popularity. It is located at 6801 Hollywood Blvd., near the Dolby Theatre. Otis completely destroyed the letters that show Trump’s name and also removed the TV logo used for stars honoring TV personalities.

Otis began dismantling the star at 5:45 a.m., but by the time Los Angeles Police officers arrived at the scene 45 minutes later, Otis was gone. The Chamber of Commerce, which organizes the Hollywood Walk of Fame stars, issued the following statement:

Police told the Hollywood Reporter that there is an open vandalism investigation.

In a follow-up interview with Deadline, Otis said that he will “gladly pay the money if I have to and if I must go to jail, I will” for his actions on Wednesday. If convicted, Otis could face up to three years in jail and over $10,000 in fines. He also debated turning himself in, adding that he will be “happy to go to trial.”

“I will have to face justice and hope it goes in my favor,” Otis told Deadline.

Otis also sent a video to TMZ, essentially repeating his statement to Deadline. He will take the heat for what he’s done. He’ll likely be charged with a felony, since the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce says the plaque is worth $30,000.

The LAPD has confirmed to The Wrap that they arrested a man on suspicion of felony vandalism. However, he will not be officially identified until he’s booked.


This Isn’t the First Time Trump’s Star Has Been Vandalized

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In July, an artist put a wall around the Trump star. (Getty)

The Trump star has been vandalized before. In July, an artist placed a wall around it, in reference to his proposed wall along the U.S.-Mexico border.

In January 2016, someone drew a swastika on Trump’s star, although it was cleaned hours after it was discovered.

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15 comments

  1. You liberals are pathetic….remember if Hillary is elected.ISIS will come after you also. Wake up america….she and Obama don’t give a damn about you

  2. This is just another violent and vicious attack by the Democratic party

    What victims ?

    What sexual attacks ?

    If Hillary Clinton is elected president !!
    The violent and vicious attacks on Republicans will continue !!

    The Clinton Administration will continue their attacks on ,Christianity, Catholics ,Jews ,atheists ,Buddhism !!

    Hillary Clinton has vowed to destroy the Second Amendment !!

    Hillary Clinton has signed tentative agreements for TPP !!

    The same countries that will profit from TPP, have donated to Hillary Clinton’s Clinton Foundation !!

    • Michael I couldn’t agree with you more. These low information voters will believe anything these dems say…she should be in. Jail. They are scared of trump? Spare me the bull crap the main stream media is feeding them.

  3. just a childish dumb stunt. if he really cares about sexual abuse he should do some volunteering & donating to the actual causes. hope he has to pay the total amt to replace it & sits in jail for awhile. what a dope.

  4. whats he going to do about bill & hillary? him for raping & assaulting women since his days as gov & her for enabling him, covering for him, & calling the victims liars????!!!!!!

  5. I thought I had heard it all BUT!!!! this just takes the cake. Why the Hell would Donald Trump have a star on the Hollywood walk of Fame. He is NOT famous, he is not a celebrity (well maybe the most hated person on the earth) He has not done films, tv, stage or screen. He is a loud mouthed ignorant piece of crap. If that was the walk he has his name on he is in the right place. What a pig. Putting his ugly name on that walkway with people who are real entertainers, politicians, entrepreneurs that gave us something that could help us or the world. The only thing Donald will go down in fame for is grabbing women’s private area. Great job DT what a great role model you are to your children. GTFOH. Your a disgrace to our country.

    • Okay I get it gmail.com Gmail account Donald Trump was given that star it was paid for by the producers of apprentice

      Yes! we know that you are a Clinton operative, because if you weren’t, you would know that, Obama should have a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame !!

      For his great acting job playing that he’s a Christian !!

      and Obamas great acting job of giving cash to the enemy and claiming we owed it to them !!

      Oscar, acting ability to put all of our children in one bathroom together boys and girls!!

      Or ,how about that great acting ability when he denied he knew anything about Hillary Clinton’s emails !!

      Or ! how about that brilliant screenplay of Benghazi !!

      That was the Clinton in the Obama Administration at its finest they all need to Star for that one !!

      As to a disgrace to our country, Hillary Clinton !! and the Obama Administration !! the FBI !! the justice department !! are a disgrace to our country !!

      So! (up yours (gmail.com Gmail account !!))