Woman dies after falling from flat window in St Leonards

A woman died last night (Thursday) after falling from a third-floor window in St Leonards.

Police were called to Warrior Square by paramedics at around 9.30pm, who had received a call that a woman was threatening to harm herself.

When officers arrived a woman, believed to be in her 20s, had fallen from the third-floor window and was declared dead at the scene.

Her death is not being treated as suspicious and the coroner has been informed.

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