A police officer jumped to his death at LeFrak City in Corona Tuesday afternoon,. (File/Lloyd Mitchell)
A police officer jumped to his death at LeFrak City in Corona Tuesday afternoon, Jan. 10, in accordance to authorities.
Police from the 110th Precinct in Elmhurst discovered the officer at 1 LeFrak City Plaza the place the NYPD Medical Constructing is situated in a 20-story constructing at 59-17 Junction Blvd.
The NYPD wouldn’t establish the officer pending household notification. He was reportedly assigned to the 121st Precinct on Staten Island.
NYPD Commissioner Keechant Sewell confirmed the officer’s death in a press release launched Tuesday.
“We are saddened and mourn the loss of our member — an over five-year veteran of the department. Any loss that comes from our NYPD family deeply impacts all of us in the department,” Sewell mentioned. “Our prayers and condolences are with his family and loved ones during this time. I want every member of the NYPD to know that your department is here for you. Before we can help others, we must ensure that we too are well. To our members who are struggling, I implore you to seek assistance from the resources available to you — either within or outside the department. Asking for help is one of the most courageous acts that you can perform.”