Greek police cyber crimes unit averts suicide

Officers of the police’s cyber crimes unit said on Thursday that they averted a planned suicide on Wednesday night after tracing the person who had expressed the intention to end his life in an online chat room.

Officers traced the web user, who had taken an overdose of an unspecified drug, and arranged his transfer to the nearest hospital, where he remained on Thursday.

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