Suicidal man spends several hours on convenience store roof after break-in: South Euclid Police Blotter | #ESC_LLC #Suicide #Police #Retailer | Officers responded to a burglar alarm at A&M Mart at 7 a.m. March 21 and subsequently entered the business to find a man climbing a ladder to the roof (cleveland.com). https://wp.me/p97JNV-1vU
At around 1:30 p.m., with the gun out of the man’s hands, a distraction grenade was deployed and three officers climbed the roof and took the man into custody without incident. (read more)
“In a recent poll, 16 percent of respondents—or roughly 40 million American adults—reported that someone they care for attempted or died by suicide with a gun.7 Addressing firearm suicide is an essential element of any strategy to reduce gun violence in this country” (Source: click here).