Tyler man climbs on communications tower
POSTED: Monday, April 15, 2013 - 8:31pm
UPDATED: Tuesday, April 16, 2013 - 7:23am
Tyler, Tx (KETK) — Smith County Sheriff's Deputies and personnel responded to a call at 10:48 a.m. on Monday morning in the 11000 block of County Road 1121.
A resident had said that a person who also lived at the residence had climbed on top of a communications tower and the caller was concerned about their well being because of their emotional state.
Upon arrival, Deputies had a conversation with the person on the tower and they were told that the individual worked in an industry that required climbing towers.
At 1 p.m. the person climbed down from the tower and was taken to a facility for a mental evaluation.
At this time no names have been released.