Quincy Police talk man off Bayview Bridge

The Bayview bridge in Quincy was briefly shut down Monday afternoon because of unidentified person reportedly hanging off of the bridge.

Quincy police say they found a 54-year-old man standing on the railing of the bridge threatening to jump off shortly before 6 p.m.

Officers were able to safely talk with the man.

He eventually walked over to the officers 25 minutes later and was taken into custody.