Pattaya 15th April 2010 [PDN] Police Lieutenant Colonel Anan Thamchaikul, a Pattaya police investigator received a call at 04.30 am informing him of a foreign man who had jumped from a fourth floor apartment. Police and the rescue team rushed to the scene to investigate.
The incident happened behind the “R_CON” apartment, no. 128/87 Moo. 9, Nongprue, where police found Australian National Mr. Danny James Richardson,  lying in a pool of blood. He was wearing long black pants and no shirt. Mr. Richardson suffering from serious injuries was immediately taken to Pattaya Memorial hospital.
The police officials questioned the security guard, who told them that Mr. Richardson had a heated argument with his girlfriend, Miss Supatsorn Junsopa in his room [A417] on the fourth floor. The security guard attempted to calm their conflict as their noise was disturbing the neighbors.
Approximately ten minutes after leaving the scene, he saw Mr. Richardson climbing out over the balcony rail behind the room. He walked up and down for a couple of minutes before jumping off, it was at this point that the security guard informed the police of the incident.