Ziad al-Mashnouq , the eldest brother of Lebanon’s Interior Minister Nouhad al-Mashnouq died on Saturday after falling from the third floor balcony of his apartment in Ras al-Nabaa in Beirut, National News Agency reported .
“Ziad al-Mashnouq, 60, the brother of the interior minster died after falling from the balcony of his house in Ras al-Nabaa,” NNA said.
His body was transferred to the American University of Beirut Medical Center in Hamra, the report added.
According to the report the deceased suffered from high blood pressure and diabetes.
But there was no explanation on how he fell and whether anyone witnessed the incident