Written by: Huang Diwen, Chen Haoran
2020-07-07 16:59Last update date: 2020-07-07 22:58
A male employee of a financial company who reported to the Four Seasons Hotel fell into a dry pool from the living room terrace when he went to a serviced residence "Zuilou" on Caine Road in Mid-levels with a friend. He died on the spot. After a preliminary investigation by the police, the incident was deemed undoubted, and a suicide note was found in the deceased's bag, mentioning the idea of seeking death because of illness.
The incident occurred at 3 o'clock this afternoon (7th) at TOWNPLACE SOHO, a serviced residence at 18 Caine Road, Mid-levels. A man fell from a height and fell into a dry swimming pool in a housing estate. The man's head burst and his brain overflowed. The ambulance responded to the report and confirmed that the 50-year-old surnamed Lin died on the spot and did not need to be sent to the hospital. Initial investigations by the police believed that the man was a tenant at the site and fell from a unit at the site. After investigation, the police believed that the incident was not suspicious.
It is understood that the deceased was an employee of a financial company and reported to the Four Seasons Hotel. He later rented a unit on the site and was originally scheduled to check in in late August. Today, he and his friend went to the site to look at the ruler, during which he fell off the building on the living room terrace. Police later found the suicide note in the deceased's bag, which mentioned that he was seriously ill.
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