Man holding 3-year-old leaps from roof of 52-story NYC building

Man holding 3-year-old leaps from roof of 52-story NYC building

A man and his 3-year-old son died Sunday after plummeting from a building near Lincoln Center.

Police on Sunday night were still investigating exactly what happened. But as 1010 WINS’ Gary Baumgarten reported, sources said the father — identified as Dmitriy Kanarikov, 35, may have tossed the boy — Kirill Kanarikov, 3 — off the balcony and then jumped to his own death.

As WCBS 880’s Ginny Kosola reported, a 911 call was made about noon Sunday, for what was initially reported as a jumper from the 52-story South Park Tower rental apartment building at 124 W. 60th St.

Some tenants were traumatized by what they saw, CBS 2’s Hazel Sanchez reported.

“I’m horrified. I’m so horrified,” said tenant Chris Prengman. “I’ve never seen anything.”

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