Rapper T.I. persuaded a man to give up on suicide

According to police officers statement, the singer asked them if he could help.

It seemed the man agreed to give up the suicidal wish in exchange of several minutes talking to the rapper.

“I told him it ain’t that bad. It’ll get better, to put the time and effort into making it better,” said T.I.

Moreover, the rapper added: the man seemed “beat up by life”. “I just reminded him, know that I know. It looks bad right now but it can turn around.”

After the incident, the man was taken to hospital for investigation.