Remorseful robber Rocky Huff on mental illness: “There’s help” [VIDEO]

Rocky Huff finally has closure.

Two years ago Huff robbed a Calgary Scotiabank during a long battle with depression. He is currently serving jail time on weekends, and has been sharing his story as a way to help others suffering from mental illness.

This is Mental Health Week, and we caught up with Huff to discuss the importance of speaking openly about depression and mental illness:

Huff kicked off Mental Health Week in the best possible way. He finally got to meet the bank teller he held up, and receive her forgiveness in person. Now they plan to tell their story together to help others.

You can hear more from Huff in this segment from The Charles Adler Show:

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