Kate Spade found dead in New York apartment

Fashion icon dead at 55 in suspected suicide.

Gary Willig,

Kate Spade commits suicide
Kate Spade commits suicide
Reuters

Fashion icon Kate Spade was found dead in her Park Avenue apartment Tuesday.

She was 55 years old.

Spade was found hanging from a red scarf on a bedroom door by a housemaid, law enforcement officials said. Police believe she committed suicide by hanging herself.

She reportedly left a suicide note behind.

Spade leaves behind a husband, Andrew Spade, and a daughter, Frances Beatrix Spade, 13.




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