Apr 18, 2024

Woman jumps to her death at Sandton City mall


According to multiple reports, a woman committed suicide jumping to her death from the first floor at Sandton City Mall on Saturday, 27 November 2021.

The Sandton City Mall management confirmed that the woman died on the scene. “Sandton City confirms that on 27 November 2021. at approximately 12:04, an individual jumped to their death. Emergency Services responded to the scene immediately, but the individual was unfortunately pronounced dead. The SAPS are currently investigating the incident,” the Sandton City Mall management confirmed.

“Sandton City management send their condolences to the family of the deceased, and request the respect of the deceased and their family on Social media,” added the mall management. The Sandton City management also confirmed that the mall is operating and trading as normal. This is reportedly the second incident at the mall where a woman has committed suicide by jumping to her death.

Mzansi tweeps reacted to the news with some speculating and questioning why the incidents are occurring at the mall as this was the second time an incident of this nature had occurred.

“Things like Sandton City are great when life is good and you have money. When your life is going wrong it becomes a symbol of your lost hopes and deprivation”, “This has nothing to do with Sandton City. People are battling demons silently bro. Be kind to another”, ” Stop saying Sandton City had demons. People are depressed – people suffer from mental health issues”, read some of the tweets.