The dramatic moment when a man wearing just shorts was threatening to jump from the Broadway Bridge in upper Manhattan.

Richard Harbus/New York Daily News
Richard Harbus/New York Daily News

The New York Police have been successful in convincing the man and helping him climb down.

According to the New York Daily News, three heroic members of the New York City Police Department’s Emergency Services Unit helped the man down after he was spotted at around 10 am standing on the outer ledge of the span that links Manhattan and the Bronx.

Richard Harbus/New York Daily News
Richard Harbus/New York Daily News
Richard Harbus/New York Daily News
Richard Harbus/New York Daily News

The man was then taken to hospital for assessment.

Source: mirror.co.uk

The bravery and determination of the heroic cops saved a life today.

Suicide should never be taken even as the last resort.  There are many many alternatives to it if only the depressed person steps aside from the chaos in life and thinks over in peace of mind or with the help of counselling.

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