A tragic incident happened earlier today in BGC (Bonifacio Global City).
It was reported that a man jumped-off from the 42nd floor if the building, located at 4th Avenue and 25th Street. The incident happened at around 4:10 p.m.
According to the Taguig police authorities, it was a 23-year old male. Col. Alexander Santos, Taguig City police chief stated that the man died on the spot after he fell to the ground.
Photos of the dead body were circulated in social media.
It will be seen that the body fell on a busy street in BGC where vehicles are passing through.
In one of the photos, the body was already covered.
Many are suspecting that it was suicide. Initially, some netizens said that the man was Korean. However, it was later confirmed that the casualty is a young Filipino male.
Police are still investigating though if this is indeed a suicide case.
Note: The Department of Health (DOH) reminds the public, especially those who may have mental health issues, that they can contact the DOH’s 24/7 Hopeline via hotlines 804-HOPE (4673); 0917-558-HOPE (4673); or 2919 (toll-free number for Globe and TM subscribers). Hopeline can assist in either talking to troubled individuals or provide professional help.