Brooklyn Bridge reopens in both directions after police investigation of abandoned vehicle

Posted at 6:31 PM, May 27, 2013
and last updated 2013-05-27 22:45:38-04

BROOKLYN BRIDGE (PIX11) – The Brooklyn Bridge has been reopened in both directions Monday afternoon after it was closed because of a suspicious vehicle.

Officers found an abandoned SUV halfway across the bridge on the Manhattan-bound side and brought in the bomb squad to investigate.

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It is still not known who abandoned the vehicle.