The Public Information Office reports the details of an Aided Case that occurred on Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 4:05 pm in Uniondale.
According to officers, a 911 call was received regarding a possible suicidal male that had climbed over the fence and was standing on the edge of the overpass on the Meadowbrook Parkway at Jerusalem Avenue.
Upon arrival, Officers Quizhpi, Barry and Schuerlein were able to position themselves on the same side of the fence as the 22 year old male and while speaking to him, they secured him from falling or jumping. Additional officers responded to assist. Sergeant Healy, Sergeant Price and Officer Sovaras were able to remove the chain link fence, Sergeant Healy and Sergeant Price then went under the fence and assisted with pulling the male back to safety. He was then transported to an area hospital for evaluation.
Details by: Public Information Office 11/13/18/2245/6672