Breaking news claims a man jumped into the 9/11 memorial in New York City. HOLR breaks down the news.
According to this article, a 33-year-old man was just arrested following news that he allegedly jumped into one of the reflecting pools at the 9/11 Memorial.
Man jumps in 9 11 memorial
As mentioned in the article, the incident occurred on Monday around 1:30 p.m. local time in which the man was allegedly found inside the north pool —injured. The man has yet to be identified but was taken to Bellevue Hospital for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries. Reportedly, charges have not yet been filed pertaining to the incident.
WARNING: The following video posted to TikTok by user @mustsharenews may be disturbing to some viewers and contains footage of the incident:
In the video, the man can be seen jumping into the North Pool, which is one of two memorial pools that mark the spots where the Twin Towers once were before the deadly 9/11 attacks. The caption of the TikTok video claims that the man reportedly told one of the officers he “did this for his father.”He allegedly fell 9 meters into the first tier of the basin and then headfirst into the second tier, 6 meters down.
The man is alive.
Published by HOLR Magazine.