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LAST_UPDATESat, 25 Nov 2017 9am

Death By Fall At Berjaya Times Square

One of the photos of the incident that is going viral on social networksOne of the photos of the incident that is going viral on social networksKUALA LUMPUR: Shoppers at Berjaya Times Square were shocked when they stumbled upon the body of a woman on the ground floor of the shopping complex.

Dang Wangi police chief ACP Zainuddin Ahmad, who confirmed the incident, said police were alerted by the public at 11.25am.

He said initial checks showed the woman, identified as Choo Czek Yeng, 36, was believed to be leaning against the railing on the sixth floor of the east wing about 10am before falling off.

"She is also believed to be receiving treatment for a mental condition and staying with her family in Bangsar.

He said police have yet to identify any witnesses of the incident. The area, he added was not covered by CCTV.

"We found no visible physical injuries on the body," said Zainuddin.

The body has been sent to Kuala Lumpur Hospital for post-mortem.

Meanwhile, comments and photographs of the incident began appearing on the social media networks in the afternoon.

On Twitter, as at 4pm, Berjaya Times Square is still on the trending topic list.


- mD