A Filipina domestic helper allegedly took her own life by jumping a building in Hong Kong. She was declared expired at the scene.
31-year-old Filipina with an initials VRM is from Tibiao, Antique. She is single and the breadwinner of the family. There are reports claiming that the reason behind her demise is a “relationship problem”. However, it is not officially confirmed by investigators.
According to the police, they haven’t found any suicide note written by the Filipina and her passing is currently classified as “falling from a height”. They will further conduct a post mortem on the victim’s remains.
A spokeswoman said that VRM fell from a building situated at 46 Nassau Street, Mei Foo Sun Chuen estate, Cheung Sha Wan. The first person who found her and called the police is a 31-year-old construction worker identified only as Lee.
“Initial investigations found no suspicious circumstances,” says a spokeswoman.
One of the neighbors claims that the Filipina worked with the same employer for the past four years and her aunt also works with her in the same household.
An investigation is still underway to confirm that there are no foul-play in the said incident.