A three-year-old boy fell to his death from the balcony of the 6th-floor apartment where he lived in Tokyo’s Nakano Ward on Friday night.
According to police, a passerby called 119 at around 9 p.m. to report that a child was lying on the ground in front of the condominium.
The boy was taken to hospital where he was pronounced dead, Fuji TV reported.
Police said that the boy’s mother had gone to a nearby convenience store, leaving her son alone at the time of the incident.
The woman and her son lived by themselves in the apartment, police said.© Japan Today