Chelsie Kryst, the 2019 winner of the Miss USA pageant, has died at the age of 30.
Police stated she fell from an apartment building in Manhattan, New York, and her death was most likely the result of suicide.
“In devastation and great sorrow, we share the passing of our beloved Cheslie,” her family wrote.
“Her great light was one that inspired others around the world with her beauty and strength. She cared, she loved, she laughed and she shined,” the statement added.