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Man commits suicide jumping into the East River

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Police say a man committed suicide by jumping into the East River in Turtle Bay Sunday morning.

Officers received a 911 call around 9:10 a.m. that a man jumped off at East 49th Street and the FDR Drive.

According to the NY Post, the unidentified man was barely alive when he was pulled out of the water. He was taken to Bellevue Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The Post says the man didn't have any ID on him and looked to be in his 40s.

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