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A man was found in a pool of blood at a home improvement store in West Covina after he purposefully attempted to cut his arms with handsaws, authorities said.

Pasadena Fire Captain Art Hurtado was among the horrified shoppers in the aisle Wednesday. He was shopping with his wife on his day off when he jumped in to help the victim.

"We are always in work mode," Hurtado said. "As soon as I threw my keys to my wife, she knew saw the work and the stride that I had. And she knew, I'm working."

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