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.

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

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