An African woman believed to be from Uganda died after jumping from a condo in Bangkok, Thailand in the early hours of Monday morning, October 4th.
Police were called to the Suksawat Modern Condoview on Suksawat Road in the Rat Burana district just after 4am. Upon arrival they spoke with a British man, named as Ashley Daniels, 30.
Daniels told officers he was a friend of the woman and that the pair had returned to his room on the 16th floor at around 2am following a night out. He said both he and the woman were sleeping when she got a call on her mobile phone. After spending several minutes arguing on the phone, the woman suddenly got out of bed and jumped from the bedroom window to her death.
Security guards told officers that Mr Daniels told them of the incident around 4am, when he ran out of the condominium building and jumped into the nearby klong where the woman’s body lay.
Daily News reports Mr Daniels works as a teacher at Panyasak School and that the woman had visited him at his condo on at least two separate occasions.
Police are continuing to investigate the incident.The woman’s body has been sent to Siriraj Hospital for autopsy.