First Photos: Kate Spade's Body Taken From Death Scene After Shocking Suicide

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Jun. 5 2018, Updated 5:54 p.m. ET

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Kate Spade was found dead from apparent suicide on Tuesday morning and RadarOnline.com has obtained bone-chilling first photos of the fashion icon's body being taken out on a gurney. In the graphic images, the late mogul can be seen carried by authorities in a white body bag and loaded into the coroners van. Click through for more.

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At 1:15 EST, a medical examiner arrived on the scene, and at 2:03, coroners and detectives brought the body out of her Park Avenue apartment, RadarOnline.com can exclusively reveal.

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Kate was only 55 at the time of her tragic passing.

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A Radar reporter at the scene witnessed many unidentified people coming in and out of the building as the chaos ensued.

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According to reports, the fashion icon took her own life by hanging herself with a red scarf tied to a doorknob inside her Manhattan Park Avenue bedroom. She was found by her housekeeper on June 5, 2018.

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“On Tuesday, June 5, at approximately 10:20 hours, police officers responded to a 911 call of an unconscious person…in the 19th precinct. Upon arrival, officers discovered a 55-year-old female unconscious and unresponsive,” the New York Police Department told Radar in a statement.

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“EMS responded, pronounced the unconscious female deceased. The medical examiner will determine the cause of death and the investigation is ongoing.”

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Kate Spade is survived by entrepreneur husband Andy Spade, 55, and their daughter Frances Beatrix, 13.

kate spade dead body bag suicide death scene photos

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