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St. Pete woman dies after falling from balcony

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A witness told police Gardner was trying to gain access to a friend's locked condo when she fell early Saturday morning. A witness told police Gardner was trying to gain access to a friend's locked condo when she fell early Saturday morning.
ST. PETERSBURG (FOX 13) -

A 24-year-old Pinellas County woman dropped to her death early Saturday morning while attempting to gain access to a friend's locked condominium in St. Petersburg.

Alexandra Gardner was pronounced dead at the scene just after 1:30 AM.

The incident occurred at the Madison at St. Pete complex in the 100 block of 4th Ave. South.

According to a St. Petersburg Police Department report Gardner was on a 3rd-floor balcony when she lost her balance and fell.

Investigators say a friend of the deceased attempted to save her but lost her grip. A witness told police Gardner was trying to get into a friend's residence at the time of the fatal mishap.

An official cause of death with be determined by the Medical Examiner's Office.

No charges have been filed as the investigation continues.  

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