HAMDEN, Conn. — Video captured by a Connecticut police officer’s physique cam exhibits the officer saving a person who was trying to leap off a six-story constructing final week.
Police stated they have been referred to as to the Whitney Middle retirement group in Hamden for a report of a resident preventing with individuals the afternoon of April 21.
Officer Justin Martin was assembly with employees members and an aged male resident on the third flooring, when the resident ran upstairs away from employees members.
The officer discovered the resident going by way of a 6th flooring doorway, main to a terrace on the roof.
As officer Martin obtained nearer, he noticed the person dive head first over a railing. He grabbed the resident by his ft and pulled him to security. The person continued to struggle with the officer through the rescue however was ultimately taken to Yale-New Haven Hospital for analysis.