7-year-old boy falls to death off balcony in Sharjah

The boy was apparently feeding some birds when he lost balance and fell from the eighth-floor apartment to his death.



By Afkar Abdullah/principal Correspondent

Published: Wed 25 Feb 2015, 12:37 AM

Last updated: Thu 25 Jun 2015, 7:45 PM

Sharjah - In a tragic incident, a seven-year-old Arab boy died after falling from the balcony of his eighth-floor apartment in Sharjah. The boy, identified as S.M., was apparently feeding some birds when he lost balance and fell to his death.

The police were notified about the fall at 6pm on Sunday. Police patrols and paramedics were dispatched to the site, where the boy was found lying motionless in a pool of blood.

The body has been referred to the forensic laboratory for an autopsy. -afkarali@khaleejtimes.com


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