57-year-old man found dead in the sea opposite Melody Garden in Tuen Mun

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2nd December 2021 – (Hong Kong) At about 9pm last night (1st), when a citizen walked past the water promenade opposite Melody Garden on  Wu Chui Road, he found a backpack, wallet and clothing. He then called the police. The police arrived at the scene to find out that they believed that the property belonged to a man surnamed Tang (57 years old). Suspected that someone had committed suicide by jumping into the sea, they started a search nearby. The police officers then found a man floating in the sea about 500 meters away and called a fireboat to rescue him. However, after inspection by paramedics, it was confirmed that the victim was dead. The cause of death has yet to be determined by autopsy.

If you have suicidal tendencies or depression, please call the 24-hour multi-lingual hotline at The Samaritans Hong Kong : 28960000.

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