Man Charged Over Last Week's Harbour Bridge Climb

Six hour police operation

Man Charged Over Last Week's Harbour Bridge Climb

A man had been charged after climbing the Harbour Bridge last week without authorisation.

The incident happened at roughly 4.20am on Wednesday last week, with the man climbing the south-western arch of the structure.

A police operation ensued, which lasted nearly six hours.

Sydney City Police Area Command Officers started an investigation after the incident.

The 43-year-old man was arrested today at 10am at Day Street Police station.

He has been charged with assault police, trespass, wilfully prevent free passage of person/vehicle, and climb on any part of a bridge.

He has been refused bail and will appear before Central Local Court today.

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