Alert motorist, deputy save attempted suicide victim

An alert motorist and quick action by Fayette County Sheriff’s Deputy Rick Bohlmann saved the life of a male subject after an apparent attempted suicide on Feb. 27, according to Sheriff Keith Korenek.

“While Deputy Bohlmann was on patrol in the area of (State) Highway 71 near Lady Bird loop, he was advised by a passing motorist of a white vehicle on the eastbound side of Highway 71 near the rest area and what appeared to be a large amount of blood near the vehicle,” said Korenek.


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