A portion of U.S. Highway 95 was shut down due to police activity on Friday evening.
According to Nevada Highway Patrol Trooper Jason Buratczuk, a person threatened to jump from the overpass at Decatur Boulevard just after 6 p.m.
Officers from Las Vegas Metro police assisted with the incident, Buratczuk. The person was taken into custody just before 7:30 p.m.
The freeway was closed in both directions from Jones Boulevard to Decatur Boulevard but reopened once the incident was resolved.
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