UPDATED: Atlantic City detectives have concluded that a 29-year-old woman from Philadelphia died after intentionally jumping from a casino parking garage, authorities said.
The suicidal woman, whose name has not been released, apparently jumped from an upper level of the Ocean Casino Resort’s garage at 8:34 p.m. on Wednesday, according to police.
The woman was found lying in the roadway, police said. Patrol officers were the first to arrive on the beach block of New Jersey Avenue. After medical personnel arrived, the woman was pronounced dead at the scene, police said.
For anyone that needs assistance, or knows someone that needs assistance, call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255 or text TALK to 741741.
Anyone with information about this incident is urged to call the Atlantic City Police Department Criminal Investigations Section at 609-347-5766 or text anonymously to tip411 (847411). Begin the text with ACPD.
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