I posted this a few days ago, new information has come to light so i thought i would update you all.
At first it had looked like a suicide but as the Newspaper reported, the parents believed that this may have been an accident..
A 17-year-old Labrador youth who fell to his death from a Southport building site might have been involved in an extreme sport known as free running.
It is believed the shocked boy's parents told police their 'happy-go-lucky, larrikin son' had taken up the French-originated sport, known there as parkour.
Police are investigating the parents' statement, but have not been able to find any evidence to support their claim.
Parkour or free running is a physical art in which the runners attempt to pass all obstacles in their path in a smooth and fluid way.
Free runners interact with their environment, using movements such as vaulting, jumping, somer
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