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Body Found Saturday Believed to Be Newburgh Beacon Bridge Jumper

Oct 6th, 2013 | By | Category: Featured Articles, Lead Article

Police believe the body found late Saturday afternoon is that of the Connecticut man suspected of jumping from the Newburgh Beacon Bridge on Tuesday evening. The body was seen floating about 1 mile south of the bridge, near the City of Beacon, between and 3:00pm and 4:00pm. According to Town of Newburgh Chief of Police, […]



Town of Newburgh Policeman Talks Down Would Be Bridge Jumper

May 14th, 2012 | By | Category: Featured Articles, Lead Article

Around 6:00 PM Sunday evening Town of Newburgh police officer Michael Sisia was on a traffic stop when a passing driver informed him there was a man dangling over the edge of the Newburgh-Beacon Bridge. When Sisia located the man’s car, both the man’s girlfriend and two children were still inside. The man had climbed […]