Police incident closes Penobscot Narrows Bridge

VERONA ISLAND — The Penobscot Narrows Bridge was shut down Thursday morning due to a police incident.

Bucksport police said there was a person on the bridge with a firearm, and that person is now in custody.

Bucksport police, Bucksport fire, Hancock County Sherriff’s deputies and Maine State troopers responded to the incident.