Glenn Scarpelli, 53, Patricia Colant, 50, leap to their deaths together from Midtown building, leave note about financial woes – what about the kids

Chiropractor and his wife leap to their deaths together from Midtown building, leave note about financial woes

The bodies of 53-year-old chiropractor Glenn Scarpelli and his wife, 50-year-old, Patricia Colant, were found in the middle of the street on 33rd Street between Park and Madison avenues in Murray Hill  at about 5:45 a.m., Friday

Couple leapt to their deaths ‘because they can’t afford health care leaving their children behind in Manhattan office building’

Glenn Scarpelli and Patricia Colant allegedly, left behind suicide notes

The suicide letter titled ‘We had a wonderful life’  explained that they killed themselves because they couldn’t afford health care

Although, the identities of the victims have not been released, however, photo showing part of the note identifies the wife as Patricia

Their bodies lay covered under white sheets near the sidewalk on E. 33 St. as cops shut down much of the block to investigate the unusual double suicideAfter the double suicide, the remains of the couple lay covered under white sheets near the sidewalk on E. 33 St. as cops shut down much of the block to conduct investigations

A 53-year-old chiropractor and his wife jumped together to their deaths from a building in Midtown early Friday after leaving a note complaining of financial woes, police said.
The couple lived in downtown Manhattan, left behind suicide notes. The notes were found in separate Ziploc bags that contained the victim’s IDs, sources said.
The middle-aged couple leapt from his ninth floor office, which had recently been permanently closed in the 17-story commercial building on the corner of Madison Ave. and E. 33 St. about 5:45 a.m., sources said.
Their bodies were covered with white sheets once police arrived at the scene, shutting down the entire block to investigate.

Their bodies lay covered under white sheets near the sidewalk on E. 33 St. as cops shut down much of the block to investigate the unusual double suicide 2.jpgThe 53-year-old man and 50-year-old woman leapt from the ninth floor of the 14-story commercial building on the corner of Madison Ave. and E. 33 St. about 5:45 am, Friday July, 28

Their bodies lay covered under white sheets near the sidewalk on E. 33 St. as cops shut down much of the block to investigate the unusual double suicide.
“It’s awfully scary and sad,” said Cortney Jekielek, 36, a deejay at 305 Fitness a few doors down from where the bodies lay. “We had to cancel classes but so what? This is terrible.”
The building the victims jumped from houses law and advertising firms, therapists’ offices and other commercial space

One thought on “Glenn Scarpelli, 53, Patricia Colant, 50, leap to their deaths together from Midtown building, leave note about financial woes – what about the kids”

  1. This is so sad. Another example of people living way beyond their means. Suicide is never the answer. Private high schools and colleges for their children ?? Living in Manhattan is unaffordable for 99.9 % of people. There is way more to this story. May God give them all peace 🙏🏻

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