UPDATE: Bristol, VA police: Man down safe from building after threatening to jump

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BRISTOL, Va. (WJHL) – UPDATE – A man is down from a building after previously threatening to jump from the rooftop in downtown Bristol, Virginia.

Captain Maynard Ratcliff of the Bristol Virginia Police Department told News Channel 11 that around 7:10 a.m. on Monday morning, crews responded to a person threatening to jump from a building in downtown.

Captain Ratcliff says there were no crime ties to the subject, and the man is believed to have been on the roof since midnight.

Captain Ratcliff told News Channel 11 the man was down from the building and safe as of 9:56 a.m.

Stay tuned with News Channel 11 online and on-air for updates.

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