Woman ‘commits suicide’ by jumping into crocodile pit

September 6th, 2012 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS  

London, Sep 6 (IANS) A Thai woman who was suffering from depression is believed to have committed suicide by jumping into a crocodile pit.

Tiphawan Prakarn told her husband that she was going to see a doctor before visiting the Crocodile Farm near Bangkok, Thailand. But she never returned. The CCTV filmed the 36-year-old entering a popular tourist attraction in Samut Prakarn province, The Sun reported.

Her husband Sunai Jisathra said workers at the farm told him a woman of his wife’s description had been killed after “jumping intentionally” into an enclosure.

Jisathra said he was not surprised about his wife’s death since she had been suffering from depression for a long time. “It was possible she committed suicide to escape her troubles.”

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