According to police, a 28-year-old man jumped into the Hudson River at 43rd and 12th Street around 5 p.m. to rescue his dog that accidently fell in the water.
They say the man was unable to make it back to land after jumping in.
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So, members of the NYPD Harbor and ESU went into the water and brought both the man and dog back safely.
Great work by #NYPD Harbor & ESU rescuing a male that jumped into the Hudson River to retrieve his dog that accidentally fell into the water. The male was unable to return to land, responding personnel quickly removed both the man & his dog to safety. pic.twitter.com/Q9LZTF4DxQ— NYPD Special Ops (@NYPDSpecialops) July 17, 2021
The man was taken to Mount Sinai in stable condition.
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