If there was ever a building you might not want to be doing any monkey business around, it’s probably the World Trade Center in New York City. They don’t take lightly to trespassers, especially after the 9/11 tragedy that claimed the lives of 2,753 people.
But a 16-year-old boy named Justin Casquejo snuck past security in the middle of the night on Thursday and climbed to the top of 1 World Trade Center to take pictures.
Gawker reports that the teen slipped through a gap in a barbed-wire fence at the site’s construction zone where he entered the tower and convinced an unsuspecting elevator operator to allow him up to the 88th floor.
But it gets better.
The boy’s next obstacle to get past was on the 104th floor, where a sleeping security guard sat peacefully dreaming.
He walked right past the sleeping beauty and straight up to the roof, where he stayed for 2 hours photographing the city.
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