Kate Spade Found Dead In NYC Apartment From Apparent Suicide

June 5, 2018

Famed designer Kate Spade was found dead in her New York City apartment on June 5 from an apparent suicide. She was 55 years old.

A source with the New York City Police Department revealed that Spade hung herself with a red scarf tied to a doorknob. She was found by her housekeeper, along with a note at the scene. Although initial information suggests a suicide, the medical examiner’s office is conducting an investigation.

Spade is survived by her husband of 24 years, Andy Spade, and their daughter Beatrice, 13.

Image via Instagram/tagskatespade

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