Family of boy who survived 40-foot fall at Mall of America shares update

The family of the 5-year-old boy who was thrown 40 feet to the ground at Mall of America says he is recovering and is back at school.
1:20 | 11/25/19

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Now to a great update to a story we've been following about that 5-year-old boy thrown off a balcony at the mall of America last April. Now he is back in school and his family is sharing his positive Paula Faris has his story. Reporter: Landen, the 5-year-old seen in this family photo from before the accident was facing life-threatening injuries after being thrown nearly 40 feet off a balcony by a stranger last April. That stranger sentenced to 19 years in prison. We have a report over on the south side that someone fell to the first floor. Reporter: The family says he's back at school with his brother and sister and thanks to physical therapy is walking perfectly with even legs, his family saying he gets out of the car every morning happy and blows kisses all the way in. He's a strong, happy boy. When his mommy asks how he's doing, he always responds with, mom, I'm healed. You don't need to ask me anymore. He 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 okay and you will be too. For "Good morning America," Paula Faris, ABC news, New York. Oh my goodness. Those last words. Don't worry, I fell off a cliff, you'll be fine.

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