Death of Mark Madoff

December 11, 2010
New York, New York

Madoff son found dead in NYC in apparent suicide
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By COLLEEN LONG and TOM HAYS
Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) -- The eldest son of disgraced financier Bernard Madoff hanged himself by a dog leash in his Manhattan apartment on Saturday, the second anniversary of his father's arrest in a multibillion-dollar Ponzi scheme that swindled thousands of investors of their life savings, law enforcement officials said.

Mark Madoff, 46, was found hanging from a ceiling pipe in the living room of his SoHo loft apartment as his 2...

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