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Would-be bridge jumper closed I-17 at Indian School

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A person threatening to jump off an Interstate 17 overpass at Indian School Road closed the freeway in both directions for about an hour Thursday night.

A large police presence was at the scene.

After a lengthy standoff, police safely took the person into custody. 

No other information is available at this time.

Stay with cbs5az.com and CBS 5 News for updates on this developing story.

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