Brooklyn Bridge Closed Due To Suspicious Package, Now Reopened

According to MyFoxNY, the Brooklyn Bridge is closed to pedestrians and cars due to a suspicious package.

We’ll update as warranted.


AP reports that police said a passerby “saw a flashlight with copper wiring and called 911.”

Gothamist reports that there may be two suspicious packages, apparently one in each direction on the bridge – this has not been confirmed by another news source.


NY1 reports Brooklyn Bridge has reopened.

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