56-year-old man jumps to his death from top of carpark building in Sheung Wan


8th August 2022 – (Hong Kong) At about 4pm yesterday afternoon (7th), the police received a report from a passer-by, saying that a man was found lying unconscious on the side of the multi-storey car park on Rumsey Street, and he was suspected of falling from the top of a building. Paramedics arrived at the scene and took the unconscious victim to Ruttonjee Hospital for treatment, where he was later certified dead. After a preliminary investigation, the police confirmed that the deceased’s surname was Chu (56 years old). It is believed that he fell from the parking lot. No suicide note was seized at the scene. The cause of death will be determined after an autopsy.

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