I had an unpleasant situation this weekend.
My apartment neighbors (a couple in their 20s) had a fight, complete with thuds, pained screams, and the woman screaming, “Let go of me! Stop!”
I called 911 since it seemed to be more than a lovers’ quarrel. But since telling friends, some say I overstepped my boundaries and should have minded my own business.
I feel if I’d done nothing and the fight escalated to a crime scene I could never live with myself.
What would you do in this situation? How do you know when to intervene?