It happened around 1 p.m. on East 10th Street near Union Square West in Greenwich Village.
As a result, NBC 4 NY reports that Trump already commented on the actor's arrest, telling some reporters gathered at the White House: 'I wish him luck.' Well, it is not unlike the president to lie!
Baldwin is known for playing US President Donald Trump on Saturday Night Live.
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This, to those vaguely familiar with Streisand (sand!), is not news. "Let me just say this". Streisand never mentions the president by name, but she doesn't have to.
A representative for Baldwin has not yet responded to CNN's request for comment.
Baldwin is expected to be released after being processed by the NYPD, with a court date estimated for sometime in December. A heated argument followed and Baldwin punched the man in the face. The altercation appears to have started after Baldwin and another man argued over a parking spot.
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Told by White House reporters on Friday of his arrest, Trump replied, "I wish him luck".
Police said that the victim was taken to a hospital where he is in stable condition.
Alec Baldwin is not know for his calm demeanor, but he has now taken his actions a another level and gotten himself arrested.
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The argument started when Bendtner, who admitted he had been drinking, told the driver to "keep left" only for him to turn left. The Danish striker has been at Rosenborg since 2017 following his transfer from Nottingham Forest, where he spent one season.
Also that year, Baldwin told New York Magazine he couldn't live in New York anymore because the paparazzi had become too aggressive. LA is a place where you live behind a gate, you get in a auto, your interaction with the public is minimal. I used to hate that.