NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – It wasn’t exactly a banner day for three women on the Manhattan Bridge Monday morning.
They were arrested trying to unfurl a large sign off the north side of the bridge at around 6 a.m.READ MORE: Gabby Petito's Tragic Death Prompts Broader Discussion About Toxic Relationships
Two of the women are in their 30s and one is in her 20s, officials said.
The NYPD removed the banner, which never fully unraveled.
The 200+ pound banner was 100 feet long by 40 feet wide. The suspects told CBS2 the banner carried a simple, one-word message: Vote.MORE NEWS: R. Kelly Found Guilty Of All Counts In Sex Trafficking, Racketeering Trial
The three were released with court summonses.