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Homicide detectives investigating after woman found dead on footpath

Neighbours heard ‘screaming’ before a woman plunged to her death from a 11th floor balcony of a residential tower in Sydney – as homicide police investigate

  • Woman was found on a footpath at back of units in Zetland, inner-east Sydney 
  • Police and paramedics rushed to the scene at about 8.45pm on Monday 
  • They were unable to revive her and detectives are investigating the death

A woman has plunged to her death from a Sydney apartment block balcony moments after neighbours heard screaming.

The woman was found on a footpath at the back of the units in Zetland in the city’s inner-east, below an 11th floor apartment’s balcony.

Police and paramedics rushed to the scene about 8.45pm on Monday but were unable to revive her.

The woman was found on a footpath at the back of the units in Zetland in the city’s inner-east

A woman has plunged to her death from a Sydney apartment block balcony moments after neighbours heard screaming

A woman has plunged to her death from a Sydney apartment block balcony moments after neighbours heard screaming

She is believed to have struck a white metal fence as she landed, leaving a huge dent in the top and side of the structure.

Homicide detectives are investigating and police stormed the apartment looking for a man late on Monday night, but no one was home.

Forensics officers were on Tuesday morning also searching a fifth-storey unit. 

A dented fence the woman is suspected to have hit after falling from the balcony

A dented fence the woman is suspected to have hit after falling from the balcony

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