A 50-year-old woman leapt to her death from the Hung Fuk Estate in Hung Shui Kiu on Wednesday after stabbing her husband as he slept, according to police. Photo: Handout A 50-year-old woman leapt to her death from the Hung Fuk Estate in Hung Shui Kiu on Wednesday after stabbing her husband as he slept, according to police. Photo: Handout
A 50-year-old woman leapt to her death from the Hung Fuk Estate in Hung Shui Kiu on Wednesday after stabbing her husband as he slept, according to police. Photo: Handout

Hong Kong woman attacks sleeping husband with knife then jumps to her death from 16th-floor flat: police

  • Police said the 50-year-old woman was found on the building’s first-floor canopy and declared dead at the scene
  • Incident of family violence bears echoes of similar tragedy just two days earlier

Topic |   Crime
A 50-year-old woman leapt to her death from the Hung Fuk Estate in Hung Shui Kiu on Wednesday after stabbing her husband as he slept, according to police. Photo: Handout A 50-year-old woman leapt to her death from the Hung Fuk Estate in Hung Shui Kiu on Wednesday after stabbing her husband as he slept, according to police. Photo: Handout
A 50-year-old woman leapt to her death from the Hung Fuk Estate in Hung Shui Kiu on Wednesday after stabbing her husband as he slept, according to police. Photo: Handout
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