At the #Beekman beer garden, just saw a man climb up the wires to the top of #Brooklyn Bridge. Seems to just be sitting there. #NYPD?
3. He made it all the way to the top.
Man atop Brooklyn Bridge, cops are out of sight, everyone on esce
This what the Brooklyn Bridge looks like right now , some one trying to jump of the Bridge
Why are the cops stopping the Brooklyn bridge flow :0
7. Rescuers scaled the bridge to talk to the man.
Another rescuer headed up the #BrooklynBridge a few minutes ago.
Guy threatening to jump off Brooklyn bridge
Not sure if this is a jumper or movie shoot. Guy is on edge of Brooklyn Bridge right now!
Jumper on the Brooklyn Bridge - Bridge closed #NYC
Photo: Close up of Brooklyn Bridge jumper via telescope lens!
12. Thankfully, rescuers convinced the man to come down.
Brooklyn Bridge jumper moves towards cops. Crowds gathered nearby cheer!!’n
Jumper is in police custody now. Thank goodness! Pic taken by my husband earlier:
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