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Donald Trump’s Hollywood Walk of Fame Star is covered with fake blood

Another day, another stunt at Donald Trump’s star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. 

There have been walls and there have been prison bars, but this time around there was just lots of blood – well, fake blood that is. 

The culprit appears to have been part of a protest set up by PETA’s Los Angeles chapter at Forever 21, which is located next to the star.  

Donald Trump’s star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame has once again been hit, this time with red paint meant to resemble blood

The culprit appears to have been part of a protest set up by PETA's Los Angeles chapter at Forever 21, which is located next to the star

Images of the star covered in fake blood were posted on social media

The culprit appears to have been part of a protest set up by PETA’s Los Angeles chapter at Forever 21, which is located next to the star

A surveillance camera set up by TMZ captured the man kneeling down next to Trump’s star and pouring what appears to be red paint all over it.   

The paint was removed within an hour, less than a day after two swastikas were scrubbed off the star. 

Another man dressed in black was captured on TMZ’s camera drawing the swastikas around 9am on Wednesday morning. 

The fake blood and swastikas are hardly the first time Trump’s star has made headlines. 

The paint (pictured) was removed within an hour, less than a day after two swastikas were scrubbed off the star

The paint (pictured) was removed within an hour, less than a day after two swastikas were scrubbed off the star

In September, street artist Plastic Jesus placed bars on top of the plaque to show that the ‘infamous star is caged’.  

The British and Los Angeles-based artist used instant-drying, industrial strength, double-sided sticky tape to secure the bars.

Plastic Jesus said he wanted the stunt to show that Trump should pay the price if he’s guilty of colluding with Russia in the 2016 presidential election.  

The artist tweeted his final artwork on Wednesday writing: ‘Today I put @realDonaldTrump behind bars.’   

In September, street artist Plastic Jesus placed bars on top of the plaque to show that the 'infamous star is caged' 

In September, street artist Plastic Jesus placed bars on top of the plaque to show that the ‘infamous star is caged’ 

Thousands of tourists passed the plaque, many taking pictures of Trump's star behind bars

Thousands of tourists passed the plaque, many taking pictures of Trump’s star behind bars

Plastic Jesus said he wanted the stunt to show that Trump should pay the price if he's guilty of colluding with Russia in the 2016 presidential election 

Plastic Jesus said he wanted the stunt to show that Trump should pay the price if he’s guilty of colluding with Russia in the 2016 presidential election 

‘There have been calls to jail Trump since the day he was elected, and today he was certainly put behind bars,’ the artist told Huffington Post.  

‘At least his now infamous star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame was caged.’ 

However his art installation didn’t last long as a Trump supporter damaged it. 

‘Although it was very quickly damaged by a Trump supporter trying to remove it, the bars did appear to be stuck fast and were there several hours later – to the amusement of thousands of passing tourists,’ Plastic Jesus added.  

In 2016, Plastic Jesus set up a six-inch-high wall around Trump's star - complete with barbed wire and American flags, protesting the president's cry for a wall along the US-Mexico border

In 2016, Plastic Jesus set up a six-inch-high wall around Trump’s star – complete with barbed wire and American flags, protesting the president’s cry for a wall along the US-Mexico border

Trump's star was installed in 2007 and has been vandalized many times, such as with this golden toilet that says 'Take a Trump!' 

Trump’s star was installed in 2007 and has been vandalized many times, such as with this golden toilet that says ‘Take a Trump!’ 

In 2016, Plastic Jesus surrounded Trump’s star with a six-inch wall as a protest to Trump’s call for a wall to be built on the US border with Mexico. 

His model was complete with barbed wire and a tiny American flag. 

In July Trump’s star had to be completely replaced after a protester attacked it with a pickaxe, smashing in into pieces. 

Austin Clay, 24, pleaded no contest to felony vandalism last month after he was caught on camera raising the axe high above his head and smashing it into the star. 

In July, Trump's star was smashed to pieces with a pickaxe by protester Austin Clay, who was sentenced to one day in county jail for the vandalism

In July, Trump’s star was smashed to pieces with a pickaxe by protester Austin Clay, who was sentenced to one day in county jail for the vandalism

Clay must also pay the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce $9,404 in damages for the star and another $800 in fines

Clay must also pay the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce $9,404 in damages for the star and another $800 in fines

Clay was sentenced to one day in county jail, three years of probation, and 20 days of community labor. 

He must also pay the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce $9,404 in damages for the star and another $800 in fines.  

The West Hollywood City Council voted unanimously for Trump’s star to be removed in August, but no action has been taken.

Trump’s star was originally installed in 2007 to commend his work for the Miss Universe pageant, however the plaque has faced repeated attacks by protesters since he became president. 

The West Hollywood City Council voted unanimously for Trump's star to be removed in August, but no action has been taken. Trump pictured with Melania and Barron when he was honored with the star on January 16, 2007

The West Hollywood City Council voted unanimously for Trump’s star to be removed in August, but no action has been taken. Trump pictured with Melania and Barron when he was honored with the star on January 16, 2007

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