(Daily Mail) PICTURED: Terrified woman is held by her HAIR from an 11th-floor window as she desperately tries to scramble inside
Posted by: Semere Asmelash
Date: Tuesday, 26 February 2019
PICTURED: Terrified woman is held by her HAIR from an 11th-floor window as she desperately tries to scramble inside, seconds before plunging 100ft to her death and neighbours chase and catch suspect as he tries to flee
Alem Shimeni, 30, plunged 100ft from a tower block in Royalston, Glasgow
A picture taken from an adjacent block appears to show her dangling by her hair
She died instantly and was taken to the Royal Infirmary on Monday evening
Police are treating the death as suspicious but no arrests have been made
An MP has called for an overhaul of support services for immigrants, many of whom are housed in Glasgow’s tower blocks, after a woman fell 11 floors to her death.
Police are treating as suspicious the death in Royston on Monday of 30-year-old Alem Shimeni, who was from Eritrea and had been living in the Milton area.
Local Labour MP Paul Sweeney told the Daily Record: “I am continually shocked at the hostility and vindictiveness that the most vulnerable people in the world are treated with when they come to this country. The system is broken and leaves people even more vulnerable.”
The newspaper reported a witness as saying: “I could hear hysterical screaming and I went to the window and I saw the woman…