The NYPD was investigating an unattended vehicle left on the Brooklyn Bridge Monday evening, police reported.
Cops said the vehicle was discovered around 5:15 p.m. It was in the middle of the bridge, in the Manhattan-bound lane.
As a result, both lanes of traffic were shut down, and the Bomb Squad was deployed to the scene, cops said.
Reports from Twitter indicated that two helicopters were initially on scene.
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Police said the car did not have license plates. Reports from the Office of Emergency Management earlier supposedly indicated that the vehicle also did not have a Vehicle Identification Number (VIN), though the police could not confirm that either.
After inspection by the Bomb Squad and the K-9 Unit, the vehicle was declared all clear, cops said.
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