Arnal, 52, was found unconscious and unresponsive outside his gorgeous 57-story skyscraper in the Tribeca neighborhood around 12:30 p.m. Friday, the NYPD said in a statement Sunday. said he did. Police said the man “appeared to have sustained traumatic injuries indicative of a fall from a height.” EMS responded and declared the man dead, police said.
A law enforcement source told CNN Sunday that Arnal’s wife witnessed him jump.
The NYPD said the New York City Coroner’s Office has determined the cause of death and an investigation is ongoing. CNN reached out to the coroner’s office but did not receive an immediate response.
CNN has also reached out to Bed Bath & Beyond for comment.