Tourist arrested after flying his drone into Times Square building

A Swiss tourist has been arrested after he flew his drone into a building in Times Square, New York.

The man went into the building to retrieve his drone and despite offering to pay for any damage caused, he was arrested by police at the scene.

According to a report by the Daily Mail, Paulo Prosetti from Switzerland found himself in custody after flying a drone into Manhattan office tower block.

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The report goes on to detail how it still remains unclear if the 28 year old has a lawyer who can comment on the incident.

The area in question was cordoned off and the news gained national TV coverage almost immediately.

CDP believes no-one involved in the incident was injured.

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