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Man arrested after hopping wall to sneak into Magic Kingdom

Johnny Tran
Johnny Tran has been arrested for trespassing after officials say he snuck into Disney’s Magic Kingdom.9. (Courtesy/Orange County Sheriff)

A Texas man has been arrested in Florida after he tried to sneak into Magic Kingdom.

According to officials, Johnny Tran, was seem walking up the berm near the main entrance. A security officer at Magic Kingdom spotted him exiting a door reserved for “Cast Members Only,” which serves as access to a backstage area. Deputies said Tran bypassed all points of sale to enter the Magic Kingdom (estimated value of $140.58) and failed to pay for parking his vehicle in the parking lot (estimated value $25.00) prior to entering the Magic Kingdom. This put the total value of the theft is $165.58.

Orange County Sheriff’s deputies were called to the Magic Kingdom security office in late May. Police arrested him for trespassing.

Charges are being pressed against Tran on behalf of the Walt Disney Company.

He was taken to Orange County Corrections Department.