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Friday, January 1, 2016

Man fell from UTC building

KOTA  KINABALU - A man fell from the UTC building at Sembulan around 6:15 pm on the eve of New Year.

A witness who heard a loud bang which sounded like a car crash. He rushed and looked through the window, saw a body of a man sprawled on the concrete floor of the building with the face down.

The police and ambulance arrived at the scene minutes after being contacted by callers.

Staff from UTC said the victim worked as a security guard at the UTC building but had stopped in November 2015 of his own volition without citing any reason. He had worked there for more than 4 months, identified as Charls Chui, a 26-year-old Murut from Tambunan.

Initial investigation believed the deceased plunged through the window of the emergency exit stairs between level 9 and level 10. Further checks on the spot found the window opened and footprints on the wall near the window.

Level 9 is the PTPTN office and also the Sabah Job Centre.

The body was sent to Queen Elizabeth Hospital for post mortem and further investigation.

It is believed to be a suicide case.

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