Two Children Killed by Decorative Pillars in Cambodia

On December 1, 2016, two children were killed by those Buddhist decorative pillars (not sure what they’re called in English, but in Khmer they’re “reantevta“) in Cambodia. 8 year old boy died on the spot in Prek Russey, Takmao District in Kandal Province. 5 year old girl from Kampong Chhnang was taken to hospital where … Continue reading “Two Children Killed by Decorative Pillars in Cambodia”

Person Commits Suicide by Jumping from Roof of Building in India

This video is from India, but no background info is available. It depicts a person committing apparent suicide by jumping from the roof of the building. I was unable to determine from just the video if the jumper was a man or a woman. The cameraman did a fairly good job capturing the fall, but … Continue reading “Person Commits Suicide by Jumping from Roof of Building in India”

Girl Commits Suicide by Jumping Down College Stairwell in Philippines

On October 25, 2016, a girl apparently committed suicide by jumping down stairwell at a college in the Philippines. Best Gore member @Spookkake explains what happened: My brother and I both attend college in the Philippines, and at my brother’s school, there was an apparent suicide. According to what I know; a young lady jumped/fell … Continue reading “Girl Commits Suicide by Jumping Down College Stairwell in Philippines”

Bike Thieves Fall from Cliff After Being Chased by Angry Villagers

Two men died after falling off a cliff when they were chased by villagers who didn’t appreciate them stealing bikes and threatening locals with machetes. The incident took place in Kampung Dusun Krasak, Rowosari Krajan, District Tembalang, not far from the location of excavation known as the Brown Canyon Semarang in Indonesia. Six assailants came … Continue reading “Bike Thieves Fall from Cliff After Being Chased by Angry Villagers”

Guy Jumps from Transmission Tower, Gets Electrocuted on Smaller Pylon Below

Video from an undisclosed country depicts a man falling from a transmission tower. He gets electrocuted by landing on live wires of a smaller pylon below, before hitting the ground. I do not know if the man was a worker accidentally slipping and falling while working on the tower, or a suicidal man with a … Continue reading “Guy Jumps from Transmission Tower, Gets Electrocuted on Smaller Pylon Below”

Man Commits Suicide by Jumping from High Tension Tower in Mazatlan, Mexico

On September 22, 2016, a man committed suicide by jumping to his death from a Comisión Federal de Electricidad (Federal Electricity Commission) high tension tower in Mazatlán, Sinaloa, Mexico. The video shows firefighters on scene, suggesting that the man made a bit of a scene before finally taking the leap. UPDATE The man’s name was … Continue reading “Man Commits Suicide by Jumping from High Tension Tower in Mazatlan, Mexico”

Indian Man Commits Suicide by Jumping from Garilaya Plaza in Kampala, Uganda

An Indian man living and working in Uganda committed suicide by jumping from the fourth floor of Garilaya Plaza building in Kampala in December 2014. The victim, 35 year old Capesh Patel, was an employee of Good Day Pharmacy and had an argument with his boss over the losses the company had sustained. The boss … Continue reading “Indian Man Commits Suicide by Jumping from Garilaya Plaza in Kampala, Uganda”

Thai Woman Flies 17 Stories to Her Death

While it’s usually foreigners who fly multiple storeys to their deaths in Thailand, the killing method is popular enough to also be used on locals. In this case, a 32 year old Thai woman was sent to free fall 17 storeys. The translation, while traditionally epic, is not very clear on what really happened, though … Continue reading “Thai Woman Flies 17 Stories to Her Death”

Drunk Man Jumps from Bridge to Swim, Surfaces as Stiff Corpse Next Day

In the state of Mato Grosso, Brazil, a yet unidentified man jumped from the bridge Sergio Motta, located between the state’s capital of Cuiabá and Várzea Grande. According to the local fire department, the event took place o Thursday, September 1, 2016. The man was on the bridge with three other people, one filming the … Continue reading “Drunk Man Jumps from Bridge to Swim, Surfaces as Stiff Corpse Next Day”

Father Commits Murder Suicide by Hugging Son and Jumping from Building

On the morning of August 29, 2016, 41 year old Carlos Ti On Martins Kon, who worked as a motorcycle courier, committed murder suicide by taking his son up in his arms, climbing a building, and jumping to both their deaths. The tragic incident happened in Barra Funda, North Zone of São Paulo, Brazil. According … Continue reading “Father Commits Murder Suicide by Hugging Son and Jumping from Building”