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Henrico Police stop man from jumping off bridge

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HENRICO, VA (WWBT) -

Pocahontas Parkway is now back open after being shut down for a man threatening to jump off a bridge in the East End.

Henrico Police tell us they received a call around 1:35 p.m. Saturday for man standing in the west bound lanes 895 on Osborne Turnpike overpass.

After about 30 minutes officers were able to talk him out of jumping. The bridge has since been re-opened.

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