Suicide Jumper at Pier C Park
Victim was 40 year old woman from Belleville
Hoboken Police said that at 2:11pm on Saturday, November 20th – a witness phoned 911 to report a woman (Nutanben Ghodiwala, 40, of Belleville, NJ) had placed her gym bag and purse on the sidewalk at Pier C Park – then proceeded to climb the fence and jump into the Hudson River “both hands over her head.”
NJ State Police and NYPD Harbor Patrol arrived just 10 minutes later to retrieve the lifeless body. An autopsy and follow up report is being handled by the Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office.
The victim was identified by an AARP letter addressed to her found in her pocket book.
Poll: Taking your life on a public stage
Death By Suicide at Pier C Park in Hoboken NJ
They’re currently “processing” the stiff at the 13th Street Marina (i.e., “pronouncing the victim dead.”) It should be noted that a Hoboken411 Poll indicating “when the first suicide would be at Pier C Park” in the original Pier C Park thread. Just calling it like I see it, folks!