The operatives of the Rapid Response Squad (RRS) on Tuesday, May 17, prevented a mother of four from committing suicide by jumping into the Lagoon with a 12-month old baby.
The 27 years old lady (name withheld) was restrained by two RRS riders from plunging into the Lagoon from the top of the Third Mainland Bridge.
A cab driver had drawn the attention of the RRS riders on routine patrol of the area to Mrs Adegoke, who was carrying a 12 month old baby at about past 5:00 p.m when the incidence occurred.
On interrogation at the RRS headquarters, the woman noted that she trekked from Medina Estate in Gbagada to Third Mainland.
The woman said that she heard a voice calling out to her to come to the Third Mainland Bridge.
She pointed out that she decided to harkens to the call because it was repeated and constant call out to her.
Adegoke, a University of Lagos drop out, told RRS interrogator that before the incidence, she had issues with her husband before relocating to her parent’s house in Gbagada, Lagos.
The lady, along with her baby has been released to her relatives.
Meanwhile, a female sergeant attached with the Ghana police service recently attempted suicide after she was caught by her married lover’s wife.
The sergeant identified as Yaa Boakyiwaa had reportedly been carrying on an amorous affair with a married man, until his wife discovered the affair.
The scorned wife reportedly reached out to sergeant Boakyiwaa asking her to leave her husband alone, when the sergeant carried on the affair, the man’s wife proceeded to share her nude pictures and sex tapes on social media.