Man Leaps to His Death When Girlfriend Won't Stop Shopping

They got into a fight about shoes, witnesses say

By Newsy, a Newser Video Partner

Posted Dec 10, 2013 1:13 PM CST

(Newser) – A Chinese man reportedly took to drastic measures after his girlfriend refused to stop shopping. After shopping at a mall in China for more than five hours with his girlfriend, 38-year-old Tao Hsiao reportedly responded to her request to go into one more store by leaping over the railing seven floors to his death. Eyewitnesses say the couple got into a "really heated argument" about shoes before Tao threw his bags on the ground and leaped over the balcony. Newsy reports:

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