Police: Former UA student killed in fall from apartment building balcony


TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (WIAT) — Tuscaloosa Metro Homicide Unit is investigating a death at The Loft at City Center apartments, Capt. Kip Hart tells CBS 42.

According to Hart, police received the call Friday morning around 7 a.m. They found a female deceased on the sidewalk by the apartment building.

Capt. Gary Hood with Tuscaloosa Metro Homicide says the victim has been identified as 21-year-old Gina Lupo, a former University of Alabama student. Police believe she died from injuries sustained from a fall from a balcony.

According to Hood, investigators reviewed video from the apartment complex and found evidence that supports no foul play is involved in her death.


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