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(NEW YORK) — A 35-year-old man and his 3-year-old son are dead after falling from a New York City apartment building on Sunday.

Police believe the man threw his son from the building before jumping to his own death, WABC-TV reports.

The incident may have been prompted by a custody dispute.

According to WABC, Dmitriy and Kirill Kanarikov were found near 60th Street and Amsterdam Avenue on New York City’s Upper West Side.

Dmitriy Kanarikov was pronounced dead at the scene. The child was pronounced dead at a nearby hospital.

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