Woman locks herself in apartment and threatens to end her life


16th September 2020 – (Hong Kong) At around 5pm today, a woman locked herself in an apartment on Bedford Road in Tai Kok Tsui and threatened to end her own life by jumping off the building. Police an rescue team members rushed to the scene to persuade the woman to open the door but she refused. An air mattress was inflated below the apartment. Firemen finally broke down the door and rescued the victim.

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