Filipino woman jumps to her death from rooftop of hotel in Sheung Wan


1st December 2021 – (Hong Kong) At about 1am today, the police received a report that a woman fell from the roof of a hotel on the 20th floor at Possession Street, Sheung Wan. She was found lying next to the platform on the second floor of a tenement building.

The paramedics arrived at the scene, and after examination, the female victim was certified dead. After initial investigation by the police, it was confirmed that the deceased was a 27-year-old Filipino female guest living in the hotel on the site. She had a Hong Kong identity card and checked into the hotel yesterday (30th November). The police are following up on the cause of the victim’s fall, and at the same time seized a batch of her personal belongings to assist in the investigation. Her body was also transferred to the mortuary by workers.

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