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Man jumps from hotel window, dies following fight with girlfriend

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ST. LOUIS ( -- St. Louis Metro Police said a man fell to his death after an argument with his girlfriend Sunday morning. 

Around 2:00 a.m., an unidentified man fell from the 16th floor of the Marriott St. Louis Grand Hotel's lobby. After getting into a fight with his girlfriend, police said, the man broke the window and jumped to his death. 

The man was pronounced dead at the scene. 

The hotel released a statement saying: "We can confirm we had an incident involving the death of a guest overnight. Our thoughts and prayers go out to the family and loved ones of the deceased. As soon as we became aware of the situation, we immediately contacted the local authorities, who responded right away. As a matter of guest privacy, we do not discuss the details of our guests or their stays with us."  

The investigation is ongoing. 

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