Man dies after reportedly jumping off building in BGC
Updated @ 7:20 p.m., May 27, 2019, to add more details
MANILA, Philippines — A 23-year-old man died after reportedly jumping off the 42nd floor of a condominium building in Bonifacio Global City in Taguig, police said.
The Taguig City Police Station said the man allegedly jumped off the building at the corner of 4th Avenue and 25th Street at around 4:10 p.m.
The man died on the spot, according to Col. Alexander Santos, Taguig City police chief.
Police continued to investigate the apparent suicide, Santos added.
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(Editor: Alexander T. Magno)
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