Woman survives suicide attempt in QC


Posted at Jul 31 2012 04:56 PM | Updated as of Aug 01 2012 12:56 AM

MANILA, Philippines – A woman survived after allegedly jumping off the fifth floor of a condominium in Quezon City on Tuesday.

Mary Jocelyn Basilio, 22, jumped off the fifth floor of Smile Citihomes in Barangay Kaligayahan.

She only sustained minor bruises after falling into a car.

The condominium unit belongs to Mary Jocelyn’s friend, identified as Danly Martinez.

Mary Jocelyn’s father, Jony, said his daughter was suffering from severe depression.

Mary Jocelyn also sent a text message to her sister, apologizing that she was going to commit suicide.

She was rushed to Commonwealth Hospital and Medical Center for treatment. – report from Dennis Datu, dzMM