Watch: SCDF officers rescue woman sitting on ledge of Vertex building in Ubi

Submitted by Stomper Anon, Mark

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A 42-year-old woman was rescued from the ledge of the Vertex building at 33 Ubi Avenue 3 on Wednesday (Oct 28) and was subsequently arrested.

In response to Stomp queries, the police and the Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) said they received a call for assistance at around 1.10pm.

A woman was found sitting on the ledge.

The SCDF told Stomp that it deployed a safety life air pack as a precautionary measure and a net to rescue the woman.

Stompers Anon and Mark contributed photos of the incident.

A video that Anon shared also shows SCDF officers rescuing the woman with a safety net.

No injuries were reported.

The woman was apprehended under Section 7 of the Mental Health (Care and Treatment) Act, said the police.