A Woman Jumped To Her Death In Sunway Pyramid Today. Here's What We Know So Far

The incident happened at about 11.20am today, 28 December.

A woman reportedly jumped to her death in Sunway Pyramid earlier today, 28 December

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In an official statement from the mall, Sunway Pyramid confirmed the incident and offered condolences to the family of the deceased.

Here's what we know so far:

The woman fell three floors to her death near an escalator in the mall

Sin Chew Daily reported that the woman, believed to be in her 30s, fell from the first floor to the LG2 floor. 

According to Sunway Pyramid, she was seen climbing over the railing before jumping off.

A witness of the incident broke down next to the woman's body

China Press reported that the witness broke down in tears while shaking the body of the woman after the incident.

The witness reportedly asked the victim, "Why were you so foolish?".

She was pronounced dead shortly after arrival at the Sunway Medical Centre

The woman was being attended to after the incident.

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The woman had sustained fatal injuries from the fall and was immediately taken to the hospital before she passed away.

According to China Press, blood could be seen splattered on the escalator's glass panel.

Sunway Pyramid posted an official statement on their Facebook page about three hours after the incident:

This is a developing story. Check back for more updates.

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1. ALL WOMEN'S ACTION SOCIETY (AWAM) - TELENITA
Address: 85, Jalan 21/1, Sea Park, 46300 Petaling Jaya, Selangor.
Contact: +603-7877 0224 | Website

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Contact: 1800-88-2600 | 03-26179905

4. TALIAN NUR
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5. WOMEN'S AID ORGANISATION (WAO)
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