LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — Authorities identified a 27-year-old man who apparently jumped to his death at LAX.
Alexander Rivera was identified by the Los Angeles County Coroner’s Office as the man who apparently committed suicide at Los Angeles International Airport Sunday night. It’s not clear where Rivera was from or why he was at the airport.READ MORE: SAG-AFTRA Calls On Golden Globes Group To Increase Diversity
LAX police Sgt. Rob Pedregon said Rivera appeared to be on an upper level when he jumped and landed on the customs level, one level below. Rivera was declared dead at the scene.READ MORE: Man And Woman Shot To Death In Gardena Identified
No information was given as to why Rivera may have jumped.
People with thoughts of suicide can call the American Foundation For Suicide Prevention hotline at 1-800-273-TALK or go to suicidepreventionlifeline.org.MORE NEWS: Search Underway For 3 Suspects In Glendale Robbery
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