A tragic scene in Miami, as a young Orthodox Jewish teenager fell to his death from the balcony at his apartment building in Miami Beach Tuesday night.
16-year-old Shmuel (Sam) Farkas had been locked out of his apartment in the La Costa apartment building in Miami, and was attempting to climb into his apartment from the balcony above.
He tragically fell to his death from the ninth floor. Police and Chesed Shel Emes of Florida (CSE) are at the scene.
“It is not a criminal investigation. It was an accident,” a source told COLlive.com.
Baruch Dayan Ha’emes.