News East Harlem fatal fall appears to be a suicide, NYPD chief of detectives says Yanina Boitel, 33, was found on the ground outside her building on Third Avenue on Saturday night, Aug. 19, 2017, police said. Photo Credit: Google Maps By Nicole Brown email@example.com Updated August 21, 2017 11:22 AM Print Share fbShare Tweet Email The death of a woman who fatally fell from the roof of her building in East Harlem on Saturday appears to be a suicide, NYPD Chief of Detectives Robert Boyce said Monday. Yanina Boitel, 33, was found at about 9:30 p.m. on Saturday night on the ground outside the building on Third Avenue, between 112th and 115th streets, police said. Investigators thought Boitel could have been pushed, a police source said Sunday, but after speaking with her boyfriend and a witness, Boyce said foul play is no longer suspected. "Right now we're looking at it as a suicide," he said at an unrelated news conference Monday Her boyfriend does not have any prior arrests, he added. Boitel was taken to Metropolitan Hospital Center where she died of her injuries, a police spokesman said. With Alison Fox and Vin Barone By Nicole Brown firstname.lastname@example.org Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments We're revamping our Comments section. Learn more and share your input.