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Second chance: Rogersville officer saves teen found hanging in suicide attempt

January 23rd, 2014 5:47 pm by Jeff Bobo- Net News Service

Second chance: Rogersville officer saves teen found hanging in suicide attempt

RPD Officer Chris Pine (contributed)

ROGERSVILLE — An 18-year-old Rogersville woman received a second chance at life Wednesday night after a local officer found her hanging by the neck in a carport and cut her down just in time to save her life.

At 8:02 p.m. Wednesday Rogersville Police Department Officer Chris Price was dispatched to a residence on Main Street where an 18-year-old woman was making suicide threats.

It only took two minutes for Price to arrive on the scene. RPD Chief Doug Nelson said it was that quick response that saved the girl’s life.

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