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NYPD: Man Jumps to His Death off Whitestone Bridge Tuesday Morning

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April 10, 2018 By Christian Murray

A man jumped to his death off the Bronx-Whitestone Bridge just before 7:00 a.m. today, police said.

The police got the report at about 7:15 a.m. and the NYPD Harbor Unit retrieved the man’s body from the water at about 7:45 a.m.  The deceased was taken to Flushing Hospital where he was officially declared dead.

The man’s identity has not yet been released, pending notification, although police said he was a 44-year-old white man.

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