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Man Falls from 13th Floor of Housing Authority Tower, Dies

Cranston Police are at the scene investigating the incident.

Cranston Police and crime scene investigators are at the Cranston Housing Authority's hi-rise at 85 Briggs St. after a man has died from a fall from the 13th floor, according to reports.

Police have not released any details about the incident yet.

The incident happened this afternoon around 1 p.m., according to scanner reports. The man reportedly jumped from the 13th floor and was dead when first responders arrived.

Stay tuned to Cranston Patch for further updates to this developing story.

PAULINE March 13, 2013 at 04:31 PM
THIS WAS MY HUSBAND,HE JUMPED :-( 2-25-13 I MISS HIM SOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO MUCH!! ;-( MY HEART IS BROKEN!! HE WAS MY EVERYTHING!! WE WERE MARRIED 26 1/2 YEARS!! HIS NAME WAS WALTER J. SCHOLL
PAULINE March 13, 2013 at 04:41 PM
MY HUSBAN WAS A GREAT MAN!!!! HE WAS BURIED AT THE VA CEMETRY!!! WE LIVE HERE FOR 6 YEARS!! SO PLEASE DO NOT JUDGE HIM!!!! HOUSING HERE IS FOR ALL LOW INCOME FAMILIES,NOT JUST THE SICK!!!!!!
PAULINE March 13, 2013 at 04:43 PM
HI DSWEET,PLEASE CONTACT ME! WALT'S WIFE
PAULINE March 13, 2013 at 04:45 PM
THANK YOU FOR YOU KIND WORDS! GOD BLESS YOU!! WALT'S WIFE
PAULINE March 13, 2013 at 04:53 PM
THANK YOU ALL FOR YOUR SUPPORT AND PRAYERS!! I STILL NEED PRAYERS FOR STRENGTH!! I ALSO HAD A STROKE ON THANKGIVING DAY,I'M STILL IN SHOCK,I JUST CAN'T BELIEVE IT !!! ;-( ;-(

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