Armed man takes boy hostage on Istanbul bridge

ISTANBUL: An armed took a 13-year-old boy hostage on Istanbul’s Fatih Sultan Mehmet Bridge.

The man who is believed to be between the ages of 30-35 took the boy hostage on bridge railings. Police have arrived at the scene and trying to persuade the man to leave the boy.

Meanwhile, traffic flow is very slow due to the incident.

SOURCE: CIHAN