Finnish Man’s Fall From Pattaya Balcony Ruled a Suicide

The Angket Condominium in Pattaya. Photo: Google

PATTAYA — A 78-year-old Finnish man was found dead 10 floors below the condominium balcony police said he jumped from this morning near Jomtien Beach.

The man, who reportedly lived on the fourth floor of the Angket Condominium, left a note for a friend in Swedish before going up to the 10th floor to jump from a hallway balcony, according to Lt. Nakornrat Nonsilad of Pattaya Police Station.

“Have a good one,” it concluded.

Police ruled the death a suicide, Nakornrat said, adding that the man had been suffering from poor health.

The man reportedly went to see a doctor Monday, and his friends said he occasionally talked about suicide, according to Nakornrat.

 

Chayanit Itthipongmaetee can be reached at[email protected] and @chayaniti92.

 

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