A female student jumps off school building, fell dead from the third floor of Gordon College building on Monday, September 9, Olongapo City.
The victim was identified as Robin Fernandez, a college freshman taking AB Communication from Purok 6 San Jose Street in Bangal, Dinalupihan, Bataan.
According to the investigators, a CCTV captured a female student sitting on the third floor’s terrace before she was seen falling to the ground floor on Monday, 8:20 in the morning.
Civil Security and Safety Unit (CSSU) of the city government member Allan Mallari said he was on duty when the incident happened. He allegedly saw the student jumped to death from the railing she was sitting on at the third floor.
Student jumps off school building could be a suicide case
Before the victim died, her classmates said that one of their teachers rejected her submitted project.
Gordon College stated within hours, saying, “It is a sad day that one of our students committed suicide this morning.”
Meanwhile, the police, together with the school officials continued investigating to determine other motives for the victim’s death or if a foul play happened.