Family tragedies

PUBLISHED : Tuesday, 01 June, 2010, 12:00am
UPDATED : Tuesday, 01 June, 2010, 12:00am

February 26, 2010 A woman, 39, carries her seven-year-old son and jumps from Tsing Yi South Bridge

February 7 A mother, 41, hurls her four-year-old daughter from seventh floor of a shopping centre in Sham Shui Po before leaping to her death. The girl is saved by a safety net

February 3 A two-month-old boy and his mother, believed to have been suffering post-natal depression, die after falling from their 13th-floor flat in Tsuen Wan

December 30, 2009 Mother, 33, kills herself and daughter, six, by burning charcoal in their Pok Fu Lam home

October 14 Girl, 12, and her brother, 13, are found dead with their semi-conscious mother in a smoke-filled flat in Tuen Mun. Mother survives

January 10 Two-year-old girl is thrown from window of ninth-floor flat by an uncle before he plunges to his death in Sheung Shui

November 27, 2008 A woman is suspected of strangling her daughter, 13, and son, 16, before leaping to her death in Wong Tai Sin two days after being released from a mental hospital

September 9 Wealthy businessman 59, wife, 41, and three-year-old son die in a suicide pact by burning charcoal in Ta Kwu Ling

August 21 Debt-ridden father, 33, kills himself and three-year-old daughter by burning charcoal in Tuen Mun

May 9 Woman, 31, kills her 14-month-old daughter and jumps to her death in Sheung Shui