A young man, who is yet to be identified was, yesterday, prevented from committing suicide by the men of the Lagos state police command.
The young man, who on Monday, June 15, tried to take his life by jumping into the Lagos lagoon from the third mainland bridge due to some problems he has been facing.
The Lagos state police command, shared the news about how they prevented young man was frustrated and hell-bent on jumping into the Lagoon on their Twitter page. He was stopped and later taken to the Oworo police station.
”Yesterday our vigilant officers on 3MB prevented this young man from diving into the Lagoon. His expression of frustration made him hell bent on jumping despite being restrained by the officers. He’s been taken to Oworo Police Station where his family was contacted.”
The suicidal individual was later taken to the Oworo police station. We do not know the name of the young man and no further statement from the police concerning the welfare of the individual.