RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - The Richmond Police Department says a woman “suffering a mental health crisis” led to the Lee Bridge being shut down for several hours June 17.
A SWAT Team was called to the area as police attempted to give her medical attention. Police said the situation was “resolved” at 8 a.m.
“She was taken to a local hospital for a medical and mental evaluation,” police said of the woman involved.
No one was injured in the incident, which started around 2 a.m.
Police said Alexis Cosimo, 33, of Richmond, was charged with disorderly conduct, brandishing a firearm and discharging a firearm in a public place.
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