55-Year-Old “French Spider-Man” Climbs 587-Foot Building in 30 Minutes

A 55-year-old known as the “French Spider-Man” is once again making headlines for scaling a skyscraper in Paris.

Robert Alain was arrested Wednesday afternoon, shortly after climbing the 587-foot-tall Total Tower office building in only 30 minutes, according to local police.

The incident followed an attempt to scale a different high-rise in the same district that morning.