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On June 18, 2016, Michael Steven Sandford was arrested at a Donald Trump presidential campaign rally in Las Vegas, Nevada in the United States after he attempted to seize the pistol of a Las Vegas Metropolitan Police officer providing security for the event. At the time, Trump was the presumptive nominee of the Republican Party for the 2016 United States presidential election.
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    • Details of the incident 

    • Trial, sentencing and release 

    • Michael Steven Sandford 

    • Reaction and analysis 

    • BBC documentary