Watch NYPD Rescue a Suicidal Man Hanging Off a Manhattan Bridge Ledge

You may have heard about a suicidal man who was close to jumping off the Manhattan Bridge on Wednesday, only to be rescued by the NYPD.

The NYPD has now released a video of this rescue, showing the police cutting through the fence behind the man, while an officer simultaneously swings down in front of him to grasp the potential jumper.

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Matt Coneybeare

Matt Coneybeare

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Matt enjoys exploring the City's food scene with his Wife and the outdoors with their three dogs. He is an avid marathon runner, and spends most of his time working from a treadmill desk at home.

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