The report quotes officials stating that initial indications suggest the death was a suicide, and the man was found at approximately 1 p.m. in a bathroom on the third floor of the building, located at 66 Willow Ave.
An autopsy was underway in Newark, and a preliminary report was expected to be available on Tuesday, according to the report. The man's name was not released as of Monday night.
The downtown Neumann Leathers building is home to many artists and small businesses.
In possibly related news, a Hoboken man was reported missing by his brother last week and thought to be suicidal (see links below). - Ray Smith