In Sergeant Carl T's world, there are three kinds of jumpers: The ones who are going to do it no matter what, the ones who are despondent and you just need to start talking to them, and … the other kind.
This guy was the other kind.
T — who legally changed his last name to T — was the first man up the Lefty O'Doul Bridge adjacent to AT&T Park on Tuesday, when an apparently deranged man scaled the structure and began acting erratically.
“He didn't want anything,” T said of the would-be jumper — who, at the time of our last call, remained in the General Hospital psychiatric ward. “That was the real hard part.”