Korean Man Falls to Death at Pattaya Condo

Police, emergency officials and onlookers at the scene where a Korean man fell to his death in Pattaya Thursday.

PATTAYA — A Korean man was found dead in front of a condominium early Thursday morning.

A 23-year-old Korean man, whose name has been withheld until his family can be notified, fell to his death at the View Talay 5 Condominium in Pattaya City at about 2am Thursday. Police have determined it was a suicide.

“From the CCTV footage, we saw that he walked from his room up to the roof on the 22nd floor alone, before jumping off,” Lt. Cpt. Kewaleesiri Phasukthanapaisal of Pattaya City said Thursday morning. “He was a student studying here and had an internship in the area,” she said.

The man had been staying on the 15th floor in a room where his friend was reportedly sleeping.

View Talay 5 Condominium in Pattaya. Photo: Google