BREAKING NEWS: Stabbing in Boardman tied to two-hour standoff on Market Street Bridge
A Boardman man has been taken into police custody after reportedly stabbing a woman in Boardman then fleeing to Youngstown where he threatened to jump off the Market Street Bridge.
The man stepped over the railing on the bridge before 2 p.m. this afternoon forcing police to close the bridge to all traffic for more than two hours.
Police and family members eventually coaxed the man back onto solid ground about 3:30 p.m.
He is currently in the custody of Boardman police.
There is no word on the condition of the woman stabbed in Boardman.
Watch for updates on this developing story, and read the full story Monday in The Vindicator and on Vindy.com.