A 69 year old American-Chinese national died after allegedly jumping off the 4th floor of the Ninoy Aquino International Airport terminal 3 on Thursday night, January 31.
The victim, identified as Shau Chang Yee was last seen climbing over a 4-foot barrier on the 4th floor of the building and then landed on the third floor near escalator 14 of the departure area.
According to the Manila International Airport Authority (MIAA), the 69-year-old was given first aid and was rushed to the Makati Medical Center. However, Shau was pronounced dead the next day, Friday due to cardiac arrest.
Information from the Bureau of Immigration showed the foreigner arrived at the airport on January 28 from Hong Kong.
Authorities are currently investigating the incident.