Miss USA 2019, Cheslie Kryst Is Dead, She Died After Jumping From NYC Apartment
Miss USA Cheslie Kryst, who was crowned in 2019 is dead, she died after a Sunday morning fall from her high-rise home in New York City.
NYPD responded to a 911 call at 7:13 AM to Cheslie’s midtown apartment building on 42nd Street. Officers and paramedics responded, but she was pronounced dead on the scene. Police are investigating, but they believe Cheslie — who lived on the 9th floor jumped from high up in the building.
She was last seen on a 29th-floor terrace of the building,
Just a few hours before she died, Cheslie posted a photo of herself on Instagram with the caption,
“May this day bring you rest and peace.”
She reportedly left a note Sunday morning, stating she was leaving all her belongings to her mother. Her family released a statement saying, “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.”
The family added, “Most importantly, as a daughter, sister, friend, mentor, and colleague, we know her impact will live on.” Cheslie was just 30 years old.