Quarantined woman sits precariously at room window of Metropark Hotel Kowloon and threatens to commit suicide


20th January 2022 – (Hong Kong) At around 7.40am this morning (20th), the police received a report that a woman was sitting precariously at the window of a designated quarantine hotel, Metropark Hotel Kowloon at 75 Waterloo Road, Mong Kok. The police and paramedics rushed to the scene and tried to persuade the female victim to return to safe position. She then returned to a safe location on her own and was sent to the hospital for examination. The source said that the quarantined victim was suspected to have returned to Hong Kong from Italy for about a week and was sitting precariously at the window because of family issues.

If you have suicidal tendencies or depression, please call the 24-hour multi-lingual hotline at The Samaritans Hong Kong : 28960000.