Teen Dutch model falls to her death from Dang Wangi condo

SAFEEK AFFENDY RAZALI
Teen Dutch model falls to her death from Dang Wangi condo

KUALA LUMPUR: A foreign model, believed to be under the influence of alcohol, fell to her death from the 20th floor of a condominium at Jalan Dang Wangi, here yesterday.

The body of 19-year-old Dutch national, Ivana Esther Robert Smit, was found naked the balcony of a sixth floor unit in the condominium.

According to sources, Ivana had been out drinking with the owner of the unit and his wife at an entertainment outlet in Bangsar, before the incident.

"After that, the three of them came back to the condominium before the couple went to their room and Ivana rested in the hall."

However, Ivana, who was in the nude, was believed to have walked to the balcony and fell over. She crashed through an awning of a sixth floor unit."

The model, who won third place in Malaysia's Supermodel Search 2014 at the age of 15, had a dual, Dutch-Belgian citizenship.

Dang Wangi police chief Assistant Commissioner Shaharuddin Abdullah confirmed the incident.

He said that initial investigations found that there were no criminal elements in the case. The case has been classified as sudden death.

Shaharuddin also called those with information on the case to step forward to help the police in their investigation.

Translated from Berita Harian © New Straits Times Press (M) Bhd