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Suicidal man deflates rescuers’ air mattress before jumping to his death

By Mason White 5:08 PM June 11, 2015
The suicidal man 

By: Feng Qian
A suicidal man in China, died after he managed to deflate an air mattress that use being used to catch him as he fell.

People took videos of the man before he jumped to his death from the ledge of a hotel in Changde, Hunan.

People watched in horror as the suicidal man tried to puncture holes in the air mattress, which was spread out by rescuers to save him.

Hotel staff said that they called the police as soon as they realized that the man was on the window ledge. Rescuers arrived and inflated the air mattress.

However, the man started throwing glass, ceramics and other sharp objects out of the window to deflate the mattress.

He then jumped from the building and died immediately upon landing on the floor.