GEORGE TOWN, July 2 ― A student who is sitting for his STPM examination this year was found dead after falling to his death from the 19th floor of a flat in Air Itam.
According to The Star, the student’s body was found sprawled in between two cars at the car park on the ground floor.
Tew Zhe Ming, 19, from Chung Ling High School was said to be a bright student in school but was under pressure due to a drop in this academic performance.
George Town OCPD Asst Comm Mior Faridalathrash Wahid said the deceased had sought psychiatric treatment at a private hospital here two months prior to his death.
According to a post mortem report from the Penang Hospital, Tew died from multiple injuries due to the fall.
Police have classified the case as suddent death.