Operatives of the Rapid Respond Squad have prevented a yet-to-be-identified lady from committing suicide in the Iyana Oworo area of Lagos State.
According to Punch Metro, it was gathered that, the lady, who claimed to have been undergoing a series of torture at home, reportedly ran away to commit suicide on the Third Mainland Bridge.
A dispatch rider, who saw the lady, walking suspiciously around the Iyana Oworo end of the bridge, alerted the operatives.
A facebook post made by the agency revealed that the officers restrained her after being alerted.
The lady was said to have been taken to the police station as efforts were on to contact her family.
Meanwhile, she was attempting to jump into the lagoon outward Iyana Oworo end of the bridge when the officers restrained her.
The lady in a light conversation revealed that, she was beaten at home and that was the reason, she ran away to commit suicide.
However, she had been conveyed to Iyana Oworo Police Division, where efforts were in progress to contact family members.