By The Nation
His Thai girlfriend told police that she returned from working in another provice at 00:30 am Saturday and found Schmidt Hans Rudolf sitting unconsciously on the balcony of his room on the 12th floor of the Ake Condo View.
She said she dragged him to lie on bed to try help him recover but she found that he has died.
The woman said she has been living with Rudolf for five years. She said she left him to work in another province on Thursday.
She said Rudolf has been complaining about a financial problem and he also had heart disease.
Police said there was no trace of foul play in the room and nothing was stolen but the right wrist of the man had a scratch.
His body was sent for an autopsy at a hospital.