Police: Man commits suicide outside City Hall

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NEW YORK -

Police say a man drove up to a gate outside City Hall and fatally shot himself around 7:30 a.m. Monday.

The man drove a black sedan up to the east gate of City Hall. Police say he shot himself in the head.

His identity has not been released.

Manhattan-bound traffic on the nearby Brooklyn Bridge was halted while police investigated, but the bridge has since been reopened.

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