Wednesday, August 2, 2017

Man dies after jump at Fashion Show mall on Las Vegas Strip

Las Vegas police investigate an apparent suicide at Fashion Show Mall on Las Vegas Boulevard. South, in Las Vegas, Monday, July 31, 2017. (Elizabeth Brumley/Las Vegas Review-Journal)

Las Vegas NV Aug 2 2017 A man died Monday after apparently jumping from the third floor of the Fashion Show Mall on the Strip.
Security officers contacted the Metropolitan Police Department just before noon Monday to report a man had jumped from the third floor of the mall, 3200 Las Vegas Blvd. South, near the Kona Grill, police spokeswoman Laura Meltzer said.
Meltzer said medical personnel pronounced the man dead at the scene.
His identity has not been released.
Signs of suicide can include changes in conversation, behavior and mood, according to the American Association of Suicidology. If a person talks about being a burden to others and feeling trapped; if a person starts acting recklessly or withdrawing from friends, family and activities; if a person starts experiencing rage, anxiety, or a loss of interest — among other factors — reach out to the person or seek help.

For more information, visit The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline, 1-800-273-TALK (8255), provides access to trained telephone counselors, 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

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