Landen Hoffman, 5-year-old Boy Thrown Off Mall of America Balcony, is Now ‘Walking Perfectly’ and Tells Anyone Else Who is Hurting ‘Angels Caught Me and Jesus Loves Me’

Landen Hoffman

The 5-year-old boy hurled off a Mall of America balcony by a stranger in April is now “walking perfectly” and even back at school, his family says.

Landen Hoffman fell nearly 40 feet from the balcony of the Minnesota mall — breaking his skull, face bones, both arms and a leg — when Emmanuel Deshawn Aranda, 24, randomly picked him up and tossed him over the side. Aranda told cops he was angry at being rejected by women and just “looking for someone to kill.”

Little Landen “tells people all the time when they get hurt, don’t worry, I fell off a cliff, but Angels caught me and Jesus loves me, so I’m ok and you will be too!” according to a posting on a GoFundMe page for the Woodbury, Minn., boy last week.

The update is titled “Landen’s Family wants you to know how well Landen is doing since coming home in August.

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SOURCE: New York Post, Kate Sheehy

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