A 19-year-old man, suspected of stalking his former girlfriend, jumped to his death from the 6th floor of her apartment building in Toyokawa, Aichi Prefecture, police said Sunday.
According to police, the incident occurred at around 7:30 p.m. Saturday night, Fuji TV reported. The woman, whose apartment was on the 6th floor, had called police to report that her ex-boyfriend was outside her apartment building.
When a police officer arrived, he found the man on the first floor. When he asked him what he was doing, he ran up the stairs to the sixth floor, followed by the police officer. When the officer requested he come to the station, the man jumped over 6th-floor corridor railing.
The suspect was taken to hospital where he died about an hour later, police said.© Japan Today