Police have “no record whatsoever” of a fatal break-in at Mar-a-Lago

Claim: US Navy SEALs killed an intruder at Mar-a-Lago on January 27

a January 29 Article by Real Raw News Claims a fatal accident occurred in the former president Donald TrumpHis residence in Florida on January 27.

“White Berets kill Mar-a-Lago intruder,” reads the article’s title.

The article describes an alleged incident in which two intruders scaled a wall to enter the property before naval forces stormed them. According to the article, a Navy soldier shot one of the intruders after he brandished a gun, while the second died by suicide after being surrounded.

The article was shared more than 100 times on Facebook, according to social media analysis tool CrowdTangle.

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Our rating: False

The Palm Beach Police Department said it has no record of any such incident at Mar-a-Lago, which is under its jurisdiction. There are no news reports or legitimate statements from Trump about the supposed incident. The article is taken from a website that regularly publishes misinformation.

Trump mentioned the value of the Mar-a-Lago property in the Truth Social post, but did not mention the intruder incident

Mar-a-Lago has it He had several Incidents of intruders in the pastBut the article’s claim that it happened on January 27 is baseless.

“We have no record of this event at all, nor do I have anything else that might be confused with it,” Captain Hammond said. Will Rothrock From the Palm Beach Police Department, whose jurisdiction includes Mar-a-Lago.

A fatal incident involving intruders at Mar-a-Lago would generate significant news coverage. However, there are no such reports from legitimate media, and never have been Trump makes no statements About the alleged hacking of Truth Social.

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President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago estate, on August 26, 2022, in Palm Beach, Florida.President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago estate, on August 26, 2022, in Palm Beach, Florida.

President Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago estate, on August 26, 2022, in Palm Beach, Florida.

previous president January 28 published on the platform I mentioned the property, but the statement was about its financial value and not the fatal encounter.

Real Raw News is a known source of misinformation says their website It is intended “for informational, educational and entertainment purposes” and “contains humour, parody and satire”. USA TODAY unsealed a batch of its articles, which included separate claims that… US Attorney Matthew Graves,Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger And Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen They were arrested and charged with treason.

USA TODAY reached out to Real Raw News, Mar-a-Lago and Naval Special Warfare Command for comment but did not immediately receive a response.

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