US Ambassador’s daughter dead in fall

Phuket NEWS Hound

– A daily digest of news about Thailand from around the world, compiled by Gazette editors for Phuket’s international community.

The 17-year-old daughter of Eric John, the US Ambassador to Thailand, accidentally fell to her death from the window of an apartment block near the Empire State Building in New York.

The Daily Telegraph reports this morning that Nicole John fell from a 25th floor flat where she was attending a party and was killed instantly, according to police.

Miss John was believed to have been part of a group at a private party at the Herald Square Towers flats in Manhattan.

According to witnesses the group arrived there shortly before 4am after returning from a nightclub.

Miss John fell to her death at about 4:15am and her body was found on a ledge on the third floor.

Eric John has been the US Ambassador to Thailand since 2007 and Nicole graduated from the International School of Bangkok.


Phuket News

Join the conversation and have your say on Thailand news published on The Thaiger.

Thaiger Talk is our new Thaiger Community where you can join the discussion on everything happening in Thailand right now.

Please note that articles are not posted to the forum instantly and can take up to 20 min before being visible. Click for more information and the Thaiger Talk Guidelines.

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Legacy Phuket Gazette

Archiving articles from the Phuket Gazette circa 1998 - 2017. View the Phuket Gazette online archive and Digital Gazette PDF Prints.

Leave a Reply