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Man dies from fall in Water Tower Place

Updated: February 25, 2014 8:16AM

A man fell to his death at Water Tower Place Monday night, police said.

At about 9 p.m., the man “fell or jumped” to the ground floor from the seventh floor of the shopping center, located at 835 N. Michigan Ave., said police News Affairs Officer Amina Greer.

The man, 27, was from Auburn, Mass., according to the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office.

His death appeared to be a suicide, the medical examiner’s office said. An autopsy to determine the cause and manner of his death is scheduled for Tuesday.

Area Central detectives are investigating the death.

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