A 19-year-old student from the University of Witwatersrand committed suicide on Saturday night by jumping from a building in Braamfontein‚ Johannesburg.

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He could not confirm if the building was a university or private residence and at what time the incident happened.

Police spokesperson Captain Kay Makhubele confirmed the student jumped from the 6th floor.

An inquest has been opened.This is a developing story.