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16-Year-Old Boy Dies After Falling Down From A Sabah Mall's Multi-Storey Parking Lot

He was a Form four student.

Cover image via NST Online

On Saturday, a Form four student fell to his death from the multi-storey parking lot of the Megalong shopping complex in Sabah

The boy, aged 16 and said to be from the Penampang area, is believed to have landed on a parked car before falling onto the sidewalk next to the mall in Donggongon.

His body was found sprawled on the road at about 4pm

Image via NST Online

The tragic incident apparently caused a commotion in the area

According to a report in NST Online, shoppers and passers-by claimed to have witnessed the teen's fall, with one Facebook user posting on her profile: "Just witnessed a boy fall from the 4th floor of the Megalong mall.

While it was speculated on social media that the teen was running away from a fight, Penampang police chief Deputy Supt Haris Ibrahim classified the case as sudden death, ruling out foul play

DSP Haris added that the family members have been informed and a post-mortem will be conducted on Sunday to establish the cause of death.

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