A 23-year old model and bride-to-be CoCo Siew Zhi Shing dies after undergoing liposuction surgery in Malaysia. The young model was planning to get married next year and decided to get liposuction for her arms in preparation for the wedding.
The Siew arrived in Malaysia to get liposuction on her arms from an unlicensed beauty salon. She found the beauty salon on the internet and paid RM2,500 (approximately USD 602) for the surgical procedure.
Within Half an Hour After Injection, The Model and Bride-to-Be Dies
On October 17, Siew, accompanied by a friend, arrived at the beauty salon for the scheduled procedure. Then, she received an anesthetic injection upon arriving at the salon. However, Siew’s friend noticed that the surgeon seemed panic within half an hour of the operation.
Coco Siew’s friend realized that something is wrong with the surgery. Hence, she called an ambulance and rushed Siew to the hospital. The doctors tried to revive the young model. Nevertheless, Doctors pronounced that she has passed away after a few hours of restoring Siew’s life.
Siew’s brother and family learned what happened and arrived at the hospital on her untimely death. The family immediately reported to the police of Siew’s dying to get a proper investigation.