WATCH: Video shows Capitol-climber scaling building

Video has been released showing the man who climbed, and was then arrested for climbing, the Texas State Capitol, broke into the building through a window and caused a reported $10,000 worth of damage to a portrait of former Gov. Fletcher Stockdale.

The Texas State Capitol on Thursday, July 28, 2016. Jessalyn Tamez / AUSTIN AMERICAN-STATESMAN

The Texas State Capitol on Thursday, July 28, 2016. Jessalyn Tamez / AUSTIN AMERICAN-STATESMAN

As the American-Statesman reports, 22-year-old Tanner Christian Graeber was held at Travis County Jail and charged with burglary of a building and criminal mischief for the stunt.

In the video, taped by a bystander from the ground, Graeber can be seen scaling the scaffolding and throwing a ladder off the side of the building. The person filming the video asks Graeber for “a shoutout” to which he replies “Love you guys.”

Had the bystander known of Graeber’s plans, he could have questioned the Fort Worth’s resident governor-of-choice, as the American-Statesman reports, “DPS did not state why Graeber chose to throw Stockdale’s portrait.”

You can watch a clip of the video below, and a longer one at Deadspin, here.

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