Man sectioned after climbing over Colchester bridge

Man sectioned after climbing over Colchester bridge

Man sectioned after climbing over Colchester bridge

First published in News

A MAN has been sectioned after threatening to jump off a bridge.

Police were called to North Station Road, Colchester, shortly before 3pm on Saturday.

Concerns had been raised after a man, aged in his 20s, climbed over the bridge and was seen teetering on the edge.

Officers arrived and sectioned the man under the Mental Health Act.

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