30-year-old South Korean woman jumps to her death from apartment balcony at The Coronation in Yau Ma Tei

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The Coronation

2nd August 2023 – (Hong Kong) In the early hours of today, a man reported a woman lying unconscious under a tree on The Coronation, 1 Yau Cheung Road in Yau Ma Tei, after leaving the Yau Ma Tei Police Station around 1.50am. Paramedics arrived at the scene and rushed the woman to the hospital for treatment, but unfortunately, she passed away. Police officers investigating the incident found a broken branch and scattered leaves around the tree, as well as a small amount of blood nearby, indicating that the victim may have fallen from a height and hit the tree branch on the way down.

There was no suicide note found at the scene. It is believed that the victim, a 30-year-old South Korean woman, fell from the balcony of her residence on the same address. The cause of death is pending further examination, but it is suspected that the victim may have taken her own life due to relationship problems.

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