Man jumps off building in Iloilo

Posted at | Updated as of 04/01/14 11:53 PM

ILOILO - A mentally-challenged man allegedly jumped off a building in Iloilo City Tuesday morning.

The victim, identified as Ronilo Parley, was found lying along the roadside of Barangay Rizal Pala-pala 2 after falling from a building.

An emergency response team rushed to the area and brought the victim to the nearest hospital.

According to witnesses, the victim was unruly and throwing everything he could touch before he jumped off the building.

Aside from suffering from a nervous breakdown, Parley was believed to be under the influence of liquor when the incident occurred.

Some residents said he also had family problems.

The victim worked as a caretaker of the bathroom house situated in the area.