NYC SECURITY FEARS SPARKED AFTER TOURIST POSTS SELFIE ATOP BROOKLYN BRIDGE

What kind of security do we have when this keeps happening on the Brooklyn Bridge? Numerous tourists have climbed atop the bridge successfully and now during a heightened terror alert we have this tourist posting a selfie from the bridge…pitiful!

A tourist has sparked security fears in New York after climbing on to Brooklyn Bridge to take a selfie.
David Karnauch became the fourth tourist to clamber on to the structure in less than a year – and said he was never questioned or stopped by anyone before making the ‘impulsive’ climb.
In a photo posted to Instagram, he is seen in sunglasses and a short-sleeved shirt taking a photo with a selfie stick while standing precariously on a metal bar above the flow of traffic.
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Speaking to NBC 4 New York over Skype from his home in Chattanooga, Tennesse, he said: ‘You could just get on a beam and it actually had handrails on the left and right side, and I just walked across the bridge and turned around to take a picture.
‘I don’t recommend anybody else do it. It’s not a smart thing to do because I know they take security on the bridges seriously.’
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