Woman in debt threatens suicide on Tuen Mun high-rise rooftop, persuaded to return to safety

Wah Lok Mansion

29th November 2023 – (Hong Kong) At round 6pm, a man reported receiving a call from his wife expressing her intent to commit suicide and stating that she was standing on the rooftop of a high-rise building in Tuen Mun. Shortly thereafter, concerned citizens discovered a woman perched precariously on the rooftop of Wah Lok Mansion located at 2 Tsing Shan Square, Tuen Mun. Authorities swiftly arrived at the scene, cordoning off the area, while firefighters positioned inflatable life cushions on the ground as a precautionary measure.

The situation remained tense and uncertain until approximately 8pm when the woman was eventually persuaded to return to a place of safety. It has been revealed that the woman was burdened by financial difficulties, with debts amounting to hundreds of thousands of dollars, leading her to contemplate such a drastic course of action.