Thomas and David prevented in Neustadt in Holstein, a suicide attempt. The two boys remained at 3. March in the proximity of a man put you “weird” happened and alarmed, then the police immediately, as this on the train tracks. By your quick to Act worse could be prevented – the boys are now reaping a lot of praise.
The 14-Year-old and 15-Year-old were in the late afternoon with the bike on the road. As you then a man came to meet “weird outstretched arms“, they remained in its vicinity. “Walked up to us. There’s something wrong with him. He didn’t say anything and then over the fence to the train tracks jumped,“ said Thomas Happen to the “Lübecker Nachrichten”.
The boys waited a Moment and when she noticed, finally, in which the gravity of the situation she and the man were, they acted immediately and alerted the police. “She has asked us on the phone, whether the man is still there. We are very fast with our bikes back to the spot and looked up,“ they said in an Interview with the “Lübecker Nachrichten”. Meanwhile, the train service had been set immediately, so that something worse could be prevented.
A police patrol after the emergency call quickly on the scene and took care of it together with the rescue service of the suicidal man who was then brought to a clinic.
The two fathers are proud of their sons
Although the two boys have been using for years and much together, it was the first Time that you were with the Bicycle on the road. “The are rarely outdoors, often play on the Computer,” said the father of David. Your quick reaction as a model for other children in this age group. And also, Thomas’ father, you can tell with the Pride: “It is great that you respond in the old way. You have not subsided, and had the courage to call the police. You have not understood, that something is wrong.”
praise and thanks for the two guys
Also of Neustadt mayor Mirko Spieckermann thanked the two. “You have saved a human life. It is good and important to be in daily with each other closely. This have proven to be the two guys,“ he praised.
you have suicidal thoughts? Help the phone offers pastoral care. It is anonymous, free-of-charge and round-the-clock (0800) 1110111 and (0800) 1110222 accessible. A consultation via E-Mail. A list of Federal-aid stations can be found on the page of the German society for suicide prevention.
sources: “Lübecker Nachrichten”