Police: Man who fell from mall balcony tried to committ suicide

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GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. - Channel 2 Action News is learning more about a man who fell from the third-floor balcony at the Mall of Georgia.

Gwinnett police believe 43-year-old Chanthy Tan Sip was trying to committ suicide Sunday afternoon.

A police report said he bought a movie ticket and told the clerk "it didn't matter" which movie it was for. The police report said Sip then jumped after the movie theater manager asked him to get off the balcony railing.

Paramedics took him to the hospital. Authorities have not released his condition.


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