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Who surrendered the Brooklyn Bridge? American flags replaced with white

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Posted at 12:14 PM, Jul 22, 2014
and last updated 2014-07-22 12:20:31-04

Brooklyn, New York City – Police are trying to figure out who replaced two American flags on top of the Brooklyn bridge with white flags Tuesday morning.

By 11:30am both flags had been removed from the bridge’s iconic towers, according to WPIX.

The dual U.S. flags are a common sight in the New York skyline, while white flags are typically raised to signify a surrender.