Men sectioned after threatening to jump off disused Abbey Wood hospital

PUBLISHED: 14:29 02 September 2013 | UPDATED: 14:29 02 September 2013

A 23-year-old man has been sectioned after threatening to jump off the roof of a disused hospital in Abbey Wood on Saturday.

Police, London Ambulance Service and a police helicopter attended the Goldie Leigh Hospital in Lodge Hill.

He was talked down after 45 minutes just after midnight before being taken to a south London Hospital under the mental health act.

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