A woman leaped to her death from a New York City hotel about 120 feet above ground on Tuesday.
The woman jumped out of a window about 18 stories high at 1 Hotel Central Park on Sixth Avenue and West 58th Street in midtown Manhattan, according to the New York Daily News.
Emergency services were called to the scene at approximately 2:19pm.
Firefighters and police tried to persuade the woman to come off the ledge and back inside the hotel, but to no avail.
The woman fell to her death just before 3:00pm.