Thursday, August 5, 2010
A reader notes that police are on the scene at 333 E. 14th St. According to the reader, there is a body on the sidewalk covered with a gray tarp. Witnesses say that the victim, a woman, may have jumped from the building. Police are on the scene and investigating.
The medical examiner and news crews arrived simualtanesouly, the reader said.
Update 8:27 p.m.: Two other readers were also on the scene... several people there are telling police that they saw the victim jump.
Update 9:15 a.m.: According to the Post, police said the death appears to be a suicide. The victim was 36.
(And some classy comments in the Post on this tragedy...)