The incident happened around 1:15 p.m. local time at ‘100 United Nations Plaza,’ located in the Turtle Bay neighborhood.
According to the New York Post, the 43-year-old ‘was touring the apartment when he asked the agent to show him to the balcony and then suddenly jumped off to his death.’
First responders pronounced him dead at the scene. No further details were available.
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