SCPD rescued a suicidal woman who jumped from a bridge.
Photo by: Suffolk County Police Department
West Islip, NY - May 28, 2018 - Suffolk County Police rescued a suicidal woman who jumped from the bridge portion of the Robert Moses Causeway on Sunday, May 27, 2018.
Suffolk County Marine Bureau officers aboard Marine Xray responded to a report of a woman who jumped into the water from the west side of the bridge portion of the Robert Moses Causeway at 4 a.m. Officer Joseph Riviello drove the boat underneath the bridge and officers used a spotlight to locate the woman, who was holding onto a pylon in the water. Officers John Sheehan and William Houst were able to pull her safely into the boat and bring her back to shore.