The founder of an investment firm died after jumping from a Manhattan rooftop bar on Wednesday night, police and law enforcement sources said.
A 46-year-old man swooped down in front of at least two witnesses from Bar 54 in Hyatt Centric Times Square, New York, around 6:30 p.m.
He landed in the street below and was pronounced dead at the scene, police said.
His death is being investigated as a suspected suicide, according to a NYPD spokesperson.
Sources say the man was the founder and partner of a Connecticut-based investment firm.
This is the second time in less than four months that I’ve jumped out of the same hotel bar.
In October, Queens aspiring model Elizabeth Gaglewski fell from Bar 54 and crashed into a balcony on the 27th floor, according to the NYPD. rice field.
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