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An Illegal Nighttime Journey Up the Queensboro Bridge

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Just days after he climbed the Triborough Bridge, a defiant urban explorer who goes by the name icarus_nyc on Instagram took a nighttime jaunt up the 350-foot Queensboro Bridge. The anonymous bridge-climbing daredevil was publicly reprimanded by Police Commissioner Bill Bratton, but the young man seemed to have taken Bratton's message as a challenge, not a warning. Animal New York shared photos from his latest escapade, and in one, the climber is holding a note that reads "Dear Commissioner Bratton, No."

Click through for more photos:
· Defiant Daredevil Climbs Another Bridge Despite Police Commissioner's Warning [Animal]
· An Illicit Look Inside the 'Guts' of the Triborough's Drawbridge [Curbed]