A suicide attempt was prevented in Aragatsotn region today, shamshyan.com reported.
At around 12:45 p.m., the Ashtarak police department received a call that a young man wanted to jump off a bridge. The platoon commander managed to persuade the young man to abandon his intention, after which the police officers took him out of the danger zone.
The citizen was taken to the Ashtarak police station. A resident of Aragatsotn region, 21-year-old A.M., told the police that he wanted to commit suicide in this way in order to join his dead friends.
The Ashtarak Police Department has launched an investigation.