Around 4:33 this morning members of the Ithaca Police Department responded to a hotel in the 500 block of Stewart Avenue regarding a person who had fallen from the roof. It was reported to dispatch that the victim was not conscious and was not breathing. Officers arrived on scene and discovered a 43 year old male deceased on the ground.

The Ithaca Police Department has initiated a death investigation to determine the events that transpired prior to this incident. Although it is early in the investigation, no foul play is suspected at this point. The name of the victim is not being released at this time pending notification to next of kin.