'Jumper' saved

PUBLISHED : Saturday, 01 April, 2000, 12:00am
UPDATED : Saturday, 01 April, 2000, 12:00am

A 29-year-old man armed with a knife threatened to jump from the canopy of a third-floor flat in Kweilin Street, Shamshuipo, after his girlfriend, 30, said she was leaving him. He was talked back inside after an hour-long stand-off with police.