Sweetest 911 Dispatcher Gets Suicidal Man On Phone, Amazes Him With Her Beautiful Words.

A 911 dispatcher is often the last voice someone hears before tragedy strikes. In a moment, a despite a dispatcher’s best efforts, an emergency phone call can go from bad to worse.

One quick-thinking Milwaukee 911 dispatcher is considered a hero for talking a suicidal man from killing himself in front of his girlfriend and young son. A woman called 911 saying that her boyfriend was in the backyard with a gun to his head and was threatening to take his own life.

She feared the worst — that her boyfriend would kill himself in front of her and their small child. As fate would have it, Keena Woods-Smith answered the 911 call about the suicidal man and was able to convince him to put the gun down.

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The desperate girlfriend begged her boyfriend not to kill himself, even telling their son to tell his father he loves him.

Girlfriend: “Tell daddy you love him.”
Child: “I love you. ”
Dispatcher: “Does he know the police are coming?”
Girlfriend: “Yes. He doesn’t care.”
Child: “I love you daddy.”

When Woods-Smith talked to the man and was unbelievable kind to him. She reminded him that he was a “nice person” and that his decision would affect a lot of people.

Dispatcher: “You have a gun on you right now?”
Man: “Uh huh.”
Dispatcher: “Honey, you know the police are coming there?”
Man: “Yeah.”
Dispatcher: “I need you to put that gun down. I need you to put it down. I don’t want you to harm yourself, okay? What’s going on in your head right now?”

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“I just pretty much kind of did a prayer in my head,” Woods-Smith said.

Man: “I’m taking my life right now before they get here.”
Dispatcher: “No, no, no, no. I don’t want you to do that. I don’t know you, but you don’t sound like a bad person. You sound like a really nice person. If you do that, it’s going to affect a lot of people’s lives.”

Finally, the man put the gun down after speaking with the faith-driven Woods-Smith.

Girlfriend: “He put the gun down. It’s not on the ground, but he put it down.”
Dispatcher: “Tell him to come and hug you.”

The 911 dispatcher doesn’t want to be hailed as a hero but instead says she’s proud of the man for doing the right thing.

She’s a hero in my book! Watch below and Share this story of deep care in critical last moments.

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