Miss USA 2019, Cheslie Kryst dies at 30 from suicide after jumping from NYC apartment

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Miss USA 2019, Cheslie Kryst dies at 30 from suicide after jumping from NYC apartment

Miss USA 2019, Cheslie Kryst, has died at the age of 30.

 

Kryst, who is a lawyer, jumped from the 60-story Orion building at 350 W. 42nd St. around 7:15 a.m on Sunday,  Jan. 30. and was found dead in the street below, sources said.

 

Miss USA 2019, Cheslie Kryst dies at 30 from suicide after jumping from NYC apartment

 

Kryst, who lived on the ninth floor of the building, was alone when she jumped and was last seen on a 29th-floor terrace, sources said, according to New York Post.

 

Just hours before she jumped, Kryst wrote on her Instagram page, “May this day bring you rest and peace.”

 

Miss USA 2019, Cheslie Kryst dies at 30 from suicide after jumping from NYC apartment

 

The former beauty queen’s family confirmed the sad news in a statement that reads: “In devastation and great sorrow, we share the passing of our beloved Cheslie.

 

“Her great light was one that inspired others around the world with her beauty and strength. She cared, she loved, she laughed and she shined.

 

“Cheslie embodied love and served others, whether through her work as an attorney fighting for social justice, as Miss USA and as a host on EXTRA.

 

Miss USA 2019, Cheslie Kryst dies at 30 from suicide after jumping from NYC apartment



Source: Linda Ikeji